Jewel Vanwinkle

Jewel E. Vanwinkle (Webb)

Tuesday, March 18th, 1924 - Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Jewel E. Vanwinkle, age 96 of Algood, Tennessee passed from this life Sunday, May 17, 2020, at her home in Algood.

She was born Tuesday, March 18, 1924 in Algood, Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late Walter and Mary (Hall) Webb.

She was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, and Great Great Grandmother. She worked several years for the Putnam County School System. She was an active church member, singer, musician and loved quilting, art, gardening, and grew the largest potatoes in Putnam County called super spuds.

Jewel is survived by:

1 Daughter and Son-in-law:
Nancy and Christopher Knowlton of Algood, TN

2 Sons and Daughters-in-law:
Charles Randall and Nancy Whiteaker of Cookeville, TN
Ray and Vicki Whiteaker of Spring Hill, TN

9 Grandchildren

22 Great Grandchildren

5 Great Great Grandchildren

1 Sister-in-law:
Betty Webb of Crossville, TN

Special friend and caregiver: Billie Cutter of Spencer, TN

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her 1st Husband of 33 years, Willie Robert Whiteaker, 2nd Husband of 25 years, Willie Ellison Vanwinkle, 1 Son: Royce Whiteaker, 8 Brothers and 3 Sisters.

Funeral services for Jewel will be held Wednesday, May 20, 2020 beginning at 2:00 pm from the chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home with Pastor Thirman Bulluck officiating. Interment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, from 1:00 pm until the time of service at 2:00 pm.
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  • Service

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 2:00pm
    Crest Lawn Funeral Home
    800 West Jackson Street
    Cookeville, TN 38501
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    Pastor Thirman Bulluck
  • Interment

    Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery
    800 W. Jackson Street
    Cookeville, TN 38501
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Harold, Trudy and Tiffany

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Thoughts and prayers to everyone touched by sweet Aunt Jewel. We love you and our hearts break with you. Until we meet again.
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