Mary “Carol” (Webb) Jewell Passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, January 16, 2023. Carol was born December 24, 1946, in St. Louis, Missouri. The fifth of Frank and Mary Bell Webb’s eight children. She moved to rural Howell County in 1955 and attended Koshkonong School. Outgoing and studious, she caught the eye of young Kenneth Jewell on the school bus one day. A few years after graduation they were wed. They spent 54 happily married years together.
Carol was inspired by nature and had an abiding appreciation and respect for all living things. An eternal optimist, she had a knack for finding four leaf clovers. She loved music, and she loved to laugh. She could relate to most situations in life back to a “Seinfield” episode.
She is survived by her husband, Ken; Son, David, wife Jill of Gibbon, Nebraska; daughter Dianna, husband Kevin Lindau & son, Elton of Mammoth Springs, Arkansas; grandson Briar, wife Kristen & sons; Mason and Jett of Elm Creek, Nebraska; granddaughter, Jessie, partner Damian of Kearney, Nebraska; three brothers; Eugene, wife Carol, John (Biggie), wife Barb, and Jack (Little), wife Debbie all of St. Louis Missouri as well as one sister, Jill Clubbs and husband John of Doniphan, Missouri; three sisters-in-law, Joyce Haynes, husband Jerry (Foley, AL), Jackie Mowdy, husband Marlon of Mountain Home, Arkansas and Alba Diane Scarbrough, husband Fred of Mammoth Springs, Arkansas. She leaves behind many nieces, nephews, friends, acquaintances, and memories.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Mary Bell Webb, parent-in-laws Ted and Ruby Jewell; one brother, Joseph; two sisters; Joy and Janet; one half-sister, Isabelle; two nieces; Beth and Theresa, and brother-in-law, Thomas Comeau.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 19, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 18 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri.
Interment will be Private with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer, Missouri.