The Valdosta Daily Times
Suzanne (Mim) Hamel Jewett of Valdosta died Thursday, April 25, 2013 at her residence. She was born in St. Louis, Mo. to the late Ellis Houston Hamel and Lessie Amonette Hamel. Mrs. Jewett was a homemaker, an avid Denver Bronco Fan, a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church, a Delta Gamma Alumna and was an active member of the Republican Party. She attended Webster Groves High School, William Woods College and the University of Missouri, where she received her degrees in Psychology and Sociology. She moved to Valdosta in 2004 from Denver, Colo.
Mrs. Jewett is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Julia and James Reffel of Valdosta; her granddaughter, Suzanne Reffel; her grandson, Mark Reffel; her brother and sister-in-law, Albert (Hap) and April Hamel of St. Louis, Mo.; her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Martha and Glen Hogue of Bella Vista, Ark. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Jewett and her son, Daniel William Jewett.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church with Dr. Richard Hart officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in Sunset Memorial Park in St. Louis, Mo. The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. at the Carson McLane Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3501 Bemiss Road, Valdosta, GA or to Delta Gamma Foundation, 3250 Riverside Drive, Columbus, OH 43221. Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.mclanecares.com. — Carson McLane Funeral Home