99-year-old former Fairfield resident, Jewel Evelyn Minter of Mt. Vernon, IL died at 9:10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3 at her home in Mt. Vernon. She had worked for the Fairfield Gas Company.
Survivors include daughters, Joan (Robert) Wilkes of Mt. Vernon and Verna (Gary) Locke of Senatobia, MS; four grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a sister-in-law and several nieces and nephews.
Services for Jewel Evelyn Minter will be 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield with burial in Maple Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 – 7 Thursday evening, Jan. 9 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield
Memorials may be made to the SSM Hospice of the Good Samaritan Hospital and will be accepted at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield.