Known best on her behalf starring role simply because Aunt Etta over the NBC and CBS series In heat of the night time, Stewart can be notable on her behalf guest spots in Matlock, Memphis Defeat, and Walker, Tx Ranger. She produced her screen performing debut in the 1976 made-for-TV film Problem in Badham State. Aside from her are an celebrity, she gained a doctorate from Florida Condition University and trained in the executing arts departments at Jackson Condition School and Alabama Condition University. The little girl of Thomas and Hattie Harris, she spent her youngsters in Greenwood, Mississippi. She afterwards wedded Allen Stewart and elevated daughters called Jannice and Alesha and sons called Allen Jr. and Thomas. She and Ashley Judd had been both in the ensemble from the 1996 film A PERIOD to Kill.