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Jewell B. Gaither

Jewell B. Gaither Jewell B. Gaither

Jewell B. Davis Gaither, age 91, Crandall, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022.

She was born June 3, 1931, in Ramsey, Ind., to the late Joseph H. and Daisy L. Thevenot Davis.

Jewell was the proprietor of the Gaither Trading Center, Crandall, a former employee of the Davis Poultry Farm, Ramsey, and a member of the former Crandall United Methodist Church.

Also preceding her in death were her husband, James D. Gaither; brother, Jesse W. Davis; and sisters, Leanna K. Batman and Isabelle Buehl.

Surviving are daughters Patricia Bill, Shirley Bryant (Clark), Christine Book (David) and Janice VanWinkle (Don); grandchildren Greg VanWinkle (Jana), Ashley Spears (Brian), Ryne McMahel (Deanna), Kelsie Kruer (Adam), Emma and Evan Book, Brandy Robertson (Casey) and Carrie Bill; great-grandchildren Addison Conrad, Kasen VanWinkle, Briley and Parker Spears, Hunter and Lilly Robertson, Tyler, Wyatt and Brantley McMahel and Coen Kruer; brother Calvin Davis (Edith); and sister Violet Fleshman.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Highway 64 NW, Ramsey, with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery, Crandall.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday and after 11 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials may take the form of donations to the Bethlehem Cemetery c/o Bill Thomas, 241 Wyandotte Ave., Corydon, IN 47112.