Created June 7, 2019
- This eternal flame burns forever
- in remembrance of Jewell Dean McKissack
Jewell Dean McKissack
March 17, 1934 - June 6, 2019
Jewell Dean McKissack, age 85 of Little Rock, Arkansas passed away on
Thursday, June 6, 2019. She was born on March 17, 1934, in Center Ridge,
Arkansas to her late parents, Archie Joseph and Opal Mayall Gordon. Jewell
retired from the Arkansas State Treasurer's office after 29 1/2 years of
service and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Bryant. In
addition, Jewell loved camping, traveling and in her younger years, she enjoyed
square dancing. Jewell truly loved her family and friends and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Jerry McKissack; 1 daughter,
Sherrie Williams (Thomas Eddie) of Benton, AR; 2 grandchildren, Leah Briggs
(Jason) of Benton, AR and Brian Hutchins (Christi) of Little Rock, AR; 5
great-grandchildren and a host of extended family and friends. She is preceded
in death by her son-in-law, James Henson.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am Monday, June 10, 2019, in the chapel of Roller-
Chenal Funeral home, 13801 Chenal Pkwy, Little Rock, AR (501) 224-8300 with
Pastor Susan Ledbetter officiating. A visitation will be from 3:00 pm until 5:00
pm on Sunday, June 9, 2019, at the funeral home. A private family burial at the
Arkansas State Veteran's Cemetery will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church,
508 N. Reynolds Road, Bryant, Arkansas 72022.
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Though She's gone, She is not forgotten.
Though absent, She remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, She now rest.
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