Jewel Green Sheffield, 94,  passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst, NC.

Memorial Services will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Union Grove Baptist Church, Seagrove, NC, with Dr. Ron Chaney officiating.

Jewel was native of Richmond County. She worked for many years in the textile industry. Jewel was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She enjoyed caring for her family, home, yard and flower garden. Time spent with family, especially the grandchildren and great grandchildren, was most important. Jewel was a daughter of the late David and Ellen King Green and was preceded in death by her husband Carl and son in law Joe Howard,.

Jewel is survived by daughter: Louvene Howard; son: Johnny Sheffield and wife Irene; grandchildren: Shaun Sheffield, Nikki Bradshaw and husband Ryan, Ruth Ellen Howard, Andrew Craven, Ashley Newkirk; great grandchildren: Kaytlyn Howard, Bryan Howard, Savannah Perry, Lauren Clay and husband Jeremy, Holly Green, Emery Bradshaw, Ethan Bradshaw; great great grandchildren: Hattie, Preston.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice House, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC.

Condolences may be made at

Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Sheffield family.


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