July 16, 2016
MACON — John Wesley Jewell, 56, died July 15, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services are 4 p.m. Sunday at Salem Memorial Church near Macon. Burial will follow at Mohegan Cemetery near Shuqualak. Arrangements are entrusted to Cockrell Funeral Home. Mr. Jewell was born Aug. 22, 1959, in Macon to the late Jesse Thomas Jewell and Earline Card Misso. He was a graduate of Noxubee County High School and a U.S. Navy veteran. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Tommy Jewell; and stepfather. He is survived by wife, Elaine Jewell of Macon; sons, Reid Campbell of Iraq and Mitch Jewell of Louisville; daughter, Amber Jewell of Steens; brothers, Tim Jewell of Macon and Doug King of Philadelphia; and five grandchildren.