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Walter Stanley Jewell

Stanley-Jewell-1Mr. Walter Stanley Jewell, age 55, a resident of Wickes, died Saturday, March 5, 2016, at his home, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Stanley was born to Walter Lee and Lola Shirlene Wilcher Jewell Hackworth on January 16, 1961 in De Queen, Arkansas. He was an employee of Tyson Foods, where he was a truck driver. He enjoyed hunting and running a trotline. Most of all, he was a devoted husband, father, and absolutely adored his grandchildren.

Stanley was preceded in death by his mother, a sister, Linda Belknap, and his step-father, Billy Joe Hackworth.

He is survived by his wife of almost 32 years, Nancy Bernice Miles Jewell, a son and daughter-in-law, Raymond Stanley and Paula Jewell of Vandervoort, Arkansas, a daughter, Amy Jo Jewell of Wickes, two grandchildren, Braylee Jewell and Dalton Jewell both of Vandervoort, Arkansas, his father and step-mother, Walter Lee and Delena Jewell of Gillham, Arkansas, seven brothers and sisters-in-law, Billy and Pam Hackworth, Stacey Jewell, Dean and Becky Gage, Ricky and Linda Ashcraft, David and Jeri Ashcraft, Donald and Sue Ashcraft, and Billy Dale and Cris Hackworth, two sisters and a brother-in-law, Carolyn Dickinson, and Sharon and Bob Kneller, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mr. Stanley Jewell will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, March 10, 2016 in the Pentecostal Church of God, Wickes, Arkansas, with Bro. Chris Burke, Bro. Jon Newlin, and Steve Bradley officiating. Burial will follow in the Duckett Cemetery, Wickes, Arkansas, under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 9th from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. You may send an online sympathy message at

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