She was born on September 24, 1935 in Summersville, Missouri, the daughter of Henry and Elva (Brewington) Stark.
Jewell worked for Brown Shoe Company until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, being outdoors and she was a true animal lover. She loved spending time with her family and friends and will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Jewell was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands, Elvis C. Dewitt and Gary Elliott; and a grandson, Wayne Brewer.
She is survived by her children, Kathy Martin and husband Kenny, Kaye Brewer and husband Eugene, Elvis Dewitt and wife Lesa, and Edward Dewitt and wife Linda; brothers and sisters, Marie, Lois, Judy, Gary, Russell, Robert and Brenda; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter, as well as numerous other relatives and friends.
A memorial visitation will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the funeral chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool.
Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.