Jewell Walker Brown, 93, passed away on August 10, 2017, after a brief illness. She was born on December 2, 1923, to Leonidus L. Gipson and Alice L. Turner.
She worked at G.V. Montgomery VA Medical Center before retiring after many years. Her best role was being a mother, grandmother, and friend to many.
She is survived by her son, Gary E. Walker (Mary Denham) of Clinton; grandchildren, Tara Grisom (Brian), Heather Carter (Richard), Garret Walker (Jerri) and nine great-grandchildren.
Along with her parents, Jewell was preceded in death by her husband, Burnell Walker, and sister, Mildred Dorsett Johnson.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017, at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall, MS. from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. Services will begin at 11:00 am at Tutor Funeral Home with interment following in Mendenhall City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Mrs. Jewell requested any donations be sent to First Baptist Church Mendenhall, PO Box 366, Mendenhall, MS 39114, in her memory.
Arrangements are entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.