Obituary for John D. Jewell

John David Jewell, 78, of Berryville, Virginia, died Sunday, March 7, 2010 at his residence.

Mr. Jewell was born August 20, 1931 in Strasburg, Virginia, the son of Emmanuel Jefferson and Martha Magdaline See Jewell.

He had worked for 40 years as truck driver for Simon Newlin at Shenandoah Sand, Inc.

Surviving is a daughter, Brenda of Roanoke, VA; a son, Frederick Jewell of WV; a sister, Martha Ellen Aikens of Winchester, VA; 3 brothers, Ray Jewell of Hagerstown, MD, Albert Jewell of Winchester, VA, and George Jewell of Berryville, VA; and Scott Myers of Berryville, VA, whom he loved like a son.

A sister, Dorothy Mae Skinner, and his partner of almost 50 years, Lola Myers preceded him in death.

Burial will be private. Services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Berryville, VA.

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