Bertha Adams Jewell, 94, of the Bethlehem Community, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2012, at the residence of her daughter Millie Garnes.
She was born on July 5, 1918, to the late James Lee and Susie Chafin Adams.
Bertha was a member of Huntington Hills Church of God in Hickory. She was a homemaker and enjoyed flowers, cooking and sewing.
Including her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Millard Lee Jewell; her brothers and sisters; and her grandson, Brian Jewell.
Those left to cherish her memory include her five children, Lee Jewell, of Statesville, Millie Garnes and Barbara Chaffin, of Lenoir, Millard “Mid” Jewell, of Williamson, and Debbie Teague, of Bethlehem. She also leaves behind 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren.
The family received friends on Thursday, November 15, at Huntington Hills Church of God in Hickory and the service was held at noon. A private family burial followed.
Condolences may be sent to www.alexfuneralservice.com.