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Jewell Buckley

Friday, December 5, 2008

PIGGOTT, Ark. -- Jewell Buckley, 98, died Dec. 4, 2008, at the NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro.

Born July 6, 1910, in Coldwater, Mo., daughter of the late James Oliver and Barbara Burrows Oliver, she had owned and operated a restaurant in Bernie, Mo., and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Piggott.

She married Homer Buckley who preceded her in death on Nov. 15, 1974.

She was also preceded in death by three brothers and five sisters.

Survivors include: one son, Ralph Buckley of Dyersburg, Tenn.; one daughter, Virginia St. Cin of Piggott; and two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Burial will follow in the Malden Memorial Park Cemetery.