Jewell Dean Burnham
Funeral Date: 6/19/2012

Obituary:
Jewell Dean Burnham, age 84, of Warren, AR. died Sunday June 17, at Wagnon Place Nursing Home. Born March 12, 1928 in Kingsland, AR. a daughter of the late Thad Childress and Bertia Kee Childress she was a former employee of Mills Grocery, started as the first checker for Mad Butcher in Warren, AR. serving 49 years, 8 months and 5 days, member Mt. Elba Baptist Church and the widow of Arthur “Pete” Burnham who died August 26, 1972. Also, preceding her in death was a brother Elmer D. Childress and a sister Allie Grice. Surviving is a sister Mozelle Sims, Warren, AR. A niece Ouita Jarrett and spouse Bill, New Edinburg, AR. Nephews Jimmy Allen Grice and spouse Nancy, Ashdown, AR., Phillip Sims and spouse Kitty, Check, VA. Host of great nieces and great nephews. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Tuesday June 19, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Rodney Grice officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Rev. Rodney Grice. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bruce Grice, Patrick Marshall, Keith Grice, Randy Wagnon, Kerry Grice and Cameron Offet.

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Name: David & Tina McClain
Message: So sorry for the loss of Ms. Jewel. I always knew when I went to Mad Butcher she was going to be there. She would always tell you what she thought. We really did like her. She was a good neighbor. May God bless you and help you through this hard & painful time. Your in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: Nora Pacheco
Message: So sorry for your loss, she was a very nice lady. I worked with her in the office, she always carried around with her big cup of diet coke. She will be greatly missed.

Name: trilby collins
Message: jewel was one great lady she would always express her opinion i appreciated that.she was so good to my family the crocketts goodbye jewel you are loved mozell you took such good care of her you will have an extra star in your crown.love to all

Name: William & Toni Carr Miller
Message: Your family is in our prayers at this time of sorrow. Mrs Jewel will be greatly missed.

Name: MELISSA SMITH
Message: I worked with Ms. Jewel for 12 years. She was a great lady. & she will be greatly missed!!!

Name: Rod & Margaret Norton
Message: Mozell, we are so sorry to hear about Jewel. As you know we loved her dearly and have so many wonderful memories of her. She was Rod's right hand, and left, for so many years. We hope to be a funeral Tuesday morning. Thinking and praying for all of you.

Name: Norma Johnston
Message: I enjoyed working with Jewel for 16+ years, I will miss her and have missed her in Mad Butcher. She always said what was on her mind, but would help you any way she could. Loved her

Name: Angela Purifoy
Message: I am so very sorry for the loss of Mrs. Jewel. I met Mrs. jewel at Mad Butcher, she was always so sweet, and such a hard worker. May God be with the entire family during this hard time.

Name: Richard Dees
Message: So sorry for your loss . Truly loved ! Proud she help raise me!!

Name: Betty Carol Lane
Message: So sorry for your loss. Remembering the family in our thoughts and prayers. Betty Carol Lane & Family

Name: shirley r. clanton
Message: It is a sad day. The world has lost a great lady. I have know Jewell since I was 5 years old, she was always the same, kind and helpful. May God help you all during your time of grief.