Jewell Lorine Henry

Published 10:14 am Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Jewell Lorine Henry


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Jewell Lorine Henry, 89, a resident of Stanford Care & Rehabilitation, formerly of McKinney, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Ephraim McDowell Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford. 

Born Thursday, January 17, 1929, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Mary Owens Foley. Jewell was the widow of Clarence E. Henry, who preceded her in death July 28, 2000. Jewell was a homemaker and was of the Church of God faith. She enjoyed watching gospel shows on television and loved flowers. 

Jewell leaves behind one grandson, Gregory Vincent Roberts of McKinney; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. 

In addition to her husband and parents, Jewell was preceded in death by one son, Larry Keith Roberts; one brother, David L. Foley; and three sisters, Elizabeth Lair, Francis Sims, and Mildred Delk. 

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Bro. Bill Walls will officiate the service. 

Jimmie Lair, Brian Lair, Noah Lair, Freddie Sims, and Gary Privett, and Dale Privett will serve as active pallbearers. Rosa Hines, Brenda Lair, and Rita Baugh will serve as honorary pallbearers. 

Memorial contributions suggested to the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693; the organization in which Jewell made many donations in memory of her son. 

Fox & Friend Funeral Home, Stanford, is entrusted with Jewell’s arrangements. Guest Book at