July 4, 1929 ~ April 18, 2021

Born in: Edmonson County, KY
Resided in: Battletown, KY

Mary M. Jewell, age 91 of Battletown, KY, passed away Sunday, April 18th 2021 in Radcliff, KY. She was born July 4th 1929 in Edmonson County, KY, the daughter of J.C. McCrady & Maude Smith McCrady.

She is survived by her children, Lester Ray Jewell, Zella M. Ray, Mary Elaine Bradford, Kathy A. Kolle, Phyllis Lynn Muench, & Tamela G. Allen; 23 grandchildren; 37 great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; and one sister, Blanche Kendrick.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Charles A. Jewell; one daughter, Donna Jean Blakely; two grandchildren, Angela Marie Blakley & Phyllip Nast; five sisters, Nina Dudgeon, Lola McCrady, Lena Mae Coates, Ruby Jones, & Inez Marie Stevenson; and her brothers, Kintley, Berthel, Virgil, Franklin, & James Samuel McCrady.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon (CDT), Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 at the Caneyville Memorial Chapel. She will be laid to rest in the Wilson Cemetery in Caneyville. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. (CDT) until service time on Saturday at the funeral home.

All those who wish to honor and remember Mrs. Jewell at the visitation or funeral are required to wear a mask for the safety of all those in attendance.

Caneyville Memorial Chapel is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Jewell. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Mary Jewell in her virtual guestbook below.


Public Visitation: April 24, 2021 9:00 am - April 24, 2021 12:00 pm

Caneyville Memorial Chapel
201 East Maple Street P.O. Box 62
Caneyville, KY 42721

Funeral: April 24, 2021 12:00 pm

Caneyville Memorial Chapel
201 East Maple Street P.O. Box 62
Caneyville, KY 42721

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  1. I will miss you so much! But I know I will meet you again in Heaven. You will always be in my heart. Love Always…your Sandy!

  2. I have very fond memories of being at the house on Terry and in Battletown. The stories you used to tell. Even though its been a few years since Ive seen you I love you granny and will miss you. Its comforting to know Grandpa Charlie is with you along with my memaw Donna. Rest easy sweet angel.

  3. My precious sweet Granny Jewell you will truly be missed, thankful for the 91 years of life you gave this world and a true honor to be your granddaughter. I love you forever and will see you again in Heaven one day, please give my daddy, Aunt Donna and Papaw the biggest hug and kiss for me. Rip Granny 😇. Love always Lorrie Ann

  4. One of the sweetest ladies I have had the privilege to know. Praying for you Elaine and all of the family.

  5. I’ll forever love and miss you Mamaw, I bet heaven has the prettiest rocks and flowers too! I know little baby dog was so happy to see you! I thank you so much for letting me try coffee for the first time and having all the jello and oatmeal a girl could ask for! I will always hold our many memories very close to my heart! Save me a seat! 💛

  6. Mamaw I know you are in a much better and happier place. There are no words to tell you how much you were loved. All I can say it that you have taken a huge part of my heart with you! Times spent with you are cherished memories that I will carry with you for the rest of my days. I know that we left nothing unsaid. Missing you Always, Pamela

  7. Mary, I will always remember you for the are sweet lady that you were and it was my pleasure to be able to know you. My son Nicholas enjoyed spending time down at your home with Joey when they were little boys. You will be greatly missed but I know you are in a better place. RIP. We love you 💗

  8. Mamaw I love you!! Thank you for all the memories 💓until we meet again say hi to papaw and aunt Donna and Phil. Forever in my heart💓

  9. Mary always had a bright smile for all who entered the room. A presence that was magnanimous, and a warmth that wrapped you up when she embraced you. I have fond memories that will be forever cherished. She was a pistol to say the least, always funny and wit that was razor sharp. Mary will be truly missed.

  10. I’m so blessed that I got to call you Grandma, you truly shined a bright light over our family for many years and we are truly blessed for the 91 years you had on earth. I’m so happy TJ and I spent several hours with you just two weeks ago while you were in great spirits and we shared many stories and pictures that day , I’m saddened I promised you a dance and I didn’t get to have it with you but I promise in due time I’ll give you a dance just this time in will be on a golden dance floor !!!! Till we meet again I Love You 💕!

  11. I will miss seeing that lovely smile and how special you always made me feel. You welcome me into your family from day one and I will always be grateful for that. It was a blessing and honor. You loved many and many loved you, and you will be missed dearly. Bless your beautiful soul. Lots of love and prayers to the whole family. Love you all.

  12. You will be miss dearly you was always great to me when I was growing up I’ll always remember you saved me when uncle Charles made me eat peas (I hated peas) will see you again some day, heaven gained another lovely angel love you 💝

  13. U was a wonderful woman mrs Jewell Rip u are god and are another one of his 👼 Angels u will be loved an forever missed Sorry for the family loss love always taleia

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