By Richard G. Stewart Jr.
(Aug. 1) – Richard G. Stewart, Sr. was a member of the Greatest Generation, World War II veteran, breaker of racial barriers, entrepreneur and community organizer. Thurgood Marshall and Constance Baker Motley called him their client.
My two brothers – Chief Judge Carl E. Stewart of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and Caddo Parish District Attorney James E. Stewart of Shreveport, LA, and I have another title for him: Dad.
Less than four months ago – on April 12, 2018 – our father died only three weeks after we celebrated his 92nd . . .
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