Funeral services for Ricky James Jewell, 52, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 3:00 p.m., Friday, October 7, 2016 at First Baptist Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Ricky passed away at 2:32 a.m., Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Regional One Health, Memphis, Tennessee.
He was born October 27, 1963, at West Plains, Missouri, to James Ralph Jewell and Wilma Jean Reid Jewell. Rick loved riding motorcycles, trading cars, his mom’s brown beans and spending time with his family and friends. He was a proud Papa who cherished his grandkids and worked hard to take care of his family. His loving spirit and grin will be missed by all that knew and loved him.
He is survived by his mother, Wilma Jewell; fiancé Angie Ingalsbe and their family unit, Chad Jewell and wife, Ashley, Dustin Jewell, Montana Bridges, Laiken Dotson, Britney Bean and husband, James, Whitney Ingalsbe and Autumn Tullos; eight grandchildren, Tyler, Jake, Emma, Hannah, Halle, Cheyenne, RJ and Rocky; two sisters, Rhonda Singletary and husband, Dan and Jody Henson and husband, Jim; one niece, Brandi Anderson and husband, Trey and their daughter, Laken; three nephews, Coty Henson and wife, Missy and their children, Mason, Makenna and Camden, Dalton Henson and Carlena and Evan Singletary; the mother of his two sons, Stacy Guilliams Jewell; several aunts, uncles and cousins; and many friends.
His father and one daughter-in-law, Stephanie, precede him in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the family and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.