March 13, 1945 - Aug. 31, 2013
WHITE PIGEON, Mich. — Jimmie Nelson Jewell, 65, of White Pigeon, passed away at 3:15 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in his home.
He was born March 13, 1945, in Belding to Jack and Laura (Orvis) Jewell.
Jimmie is survived by his mother, Laura Jewell of Belding; a daughter, Roxanne Jewell of Belding; a sister, Cindy Green of Belding; two brothers, Royal (Sharon) Jewell of Morley and Earl (Jessie) Jewell of Belding; his significant other, Marlene Wait of White Pigeon; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Rene; his father, Jack Jewell; and his brother, Hoyt “Buck” Jewell.
Jimmie enjoyed playing golf, singing karaoke and fishing, and he loved the outdoors and camping. He was a member of Bristol Legion Post 143. He also loved helping the color guard at Constantine Legion Post 223.
Memorial donations may be given to the Center for Hospice Care.
Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.