Jewel D. Jones

b. 24 September 1922, d. 26 March 2017

Jewel D Stovall Adcock, 1922-2017
  • Jewel D. Jones was born on 24 September 1922 in Brenham, Washington County, Texas.
  • She was known as Jewel Stovall.
  • David C. Stovall and Dora Lands appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Montgomery County, Texas. Other members of the household included Jewel D. Jones.
  • She married Ocy Lee Adcock, son of Rennie Marvin Adcock and Lillian Beatrice Jones, on 5 February 1938 in Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas.
  • Ocy Lee Adcock and Jewel D. Jones appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1940 in Gonzales, Texas, at Titcomb Street. In 1935 Ocy was living in Cuero, and Jewel in Brenham.
  • The following appeared on 21 October 1976 in the Kerrville Mountain Sun: (Hunt) Mr. and Mrs. Ocy Lee Adcock were happy to see their friends, Mr. and Mrs. Harp Baldwin of Leakey, come for a visit.
  • Jewel D. Jones became a widow at the 2 February 1980 death of her husband Ocy Lee Adcock.
  • She was buried at Pool Cemetery, Union Grove Baptist Church in Montgomery County, Texas.
  • Jewel D. Jones died on 26 March 2017 at age 94 in Tyler, Smith County, Texas.
  • The following appeared on 31 March 2017 in The Courier: Jewel D. Adcock, 94, of Tyler, Texas passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017 in Tyler. She was born in Brenham, Texas to the late David and Dora Stovall. Mrs. Adcock was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, O. L. Adcock. She is survived by her daughter, Ruby Hargrave, her son, David Adcock, five grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
         Jewel D, as she was known by her friends and family, was active in church her entire life, starting numerous prayer groups, including St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Conroe, Texas and the First Baptist Church in Beeville, Texas. She taught preschool at Little People's School in Conroe, Texas for 19 years before retiring at the age of 74.
         She was a mother and grandmother (Mamaw) not just to her own family, but to many others who became her family through the years. She will be dearly missed by all. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 PM on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Chapel at Pool Cemetery in Richards, Texas.
  • The following appeared on 7 April 2017 in The Port Lavaca Wave: Jewel D. Adcock, 94, of Tyler, passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017 in Tyler. She was born Sept. 24, 1922 in Brenham to the late David and Dora Stovall.
         Jewel D, as she was known by her friends and family, was active in church her entire life. She started numerous prayer groups, including St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Conroe and the First Baptist Church in Beeville. She taught preschool at Little People’s School in Conroe for 19 years before retiring at the age of 74. She was a mother and grandmother (Mamaw) not just to her own family, but to many others who became her family through the years.
         She is survived by her daughter, Ruby Hargrave; son, David Adcock; five grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great, great-grandchildren.
         She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, O. L. Adcock.
         Jewel D will be dearly missed by all.
         A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the chapel at Pool Cemetery in Richards.
  • Last Edited: 19 May 2017

Family: Ocy Lee Adcock b. 14 February 1918, d. 2 February 1980