June 28, 1929-May 2, 2020

A graveside service for Mrs. Jewel M. Goodwin, 90, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 6 at Ramah Cemetery in Ashland.

Jewel was born June 28, 1929, to Louis Washington Stewart and Eula Williams Stewart in Natchitoches Parish.  She passed from this life May 2, 2020, in Natchitoches.

She is survived by her children, Carolyn M. Choate, Shirley F. Bedgood, Ruby J. Hall, Dennis R. McClelland, Carrie D. Massey, Linda S. McClanahan Choate and Roger D. Bedgood; a sister, Essie Lee Day; 22 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Eula Stewart; a daughter, Brenda K. Jones; and siblings, Alvin D. Stewart, Louie E. Stewart, J.W. Stewart, Cammie Lee Huber, Jessie Mae Cox, Thelma Stewart and Buddy Stewart.