Feb. 2, 1911 – Oct. 21, 2012
Jewell Cole Adey Farmer died Oct. 21, 2012, at the New Horizons Care Center in Lovell. She was born Feb. 2, 1911, in Houston, Missouri, the daughter of Delilah Haney Cole and Estrel Cole. She was the middle child of nine children. She had four brothers and four sisters.
Jewell married Vernon Adey on June 23, 1933, in Houston, MO. To this union three children were born, including a daughter Maxine and sons Emmett and Lynn. In October 1956 Vernon died from a heart attack.
Jewell was married to Oscar Farmer on Jan. 2, 1962. Oscar died in August 1987.
Jewell was preceded in death by her parents; husbands Vernon Adey and Oscar Farmer; son Emmett Adey; grandson, Timothy Adey; son-in-law George Wambeke; brothers Johnie, James, Everett and Cecil and sisters Myrtle, Mamie and Edna.
Jewell is survived by her daughter, J. Maxine Wambeke of Lovell; son Lynn Adey (Lois) of Lovell; sister Blanch Ross of Houston, MO; grandchildren Georgette Lewis (Nick), Gary Wambeke, Vernon Adey (Mary), Keela Mangus (Bob) and Travis Adey (Tammy); 18 great-grandchildren and 21 great-great- grandchildren; stepson Jim Farmer (Mary) and family; step-daughter Bette Sand (Lawrence) and family; brother-in-law Willard Adey (Laura); sister-in-law Beulah Flowers (Joye) and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services were held Oct. 26, 2012, at Haskell Funeral Home in Lovell. Interment was in the Lovell Cemetery.