Roy H. Jewell, 92, of Indianapolis and formerly of Worthington passed away Wednesday Nov. 7, 2007 at St. Francis Hospital, Beech Grove. He was born Jan. 16, 1915 in Calvertville, the son of Ernest and Stacey Barker Jewell. He was retired from Belt Railroad in Indianapolis with 30 years of service.

He was a member of First Baptist Church and Greene Lodge Free and Accepted Masons 577, Lions Club all in Worthington.

He is survived by five children, Joanna Nelson and her husband Jerry of Texas, Robert Jewell and his wife Helen of Shreveport, La., Herbert Jewell and his wife Faye of New Palestine, Sarah Franke and her husband Steve of Indianapolis and Cathy Dunham and her husband Floyd of Indianapolis; a daughter-in-law, Linda Jewell of Pendleton; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Hattie M. Jewell on Sept. 28, 2006; a son, Ronald Jewell; a daughter, Susan K. Jewell; and two brothers, Russell and Herbert Jewell.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington, with the Rev. Bill Beckelheimer officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until services on Saturday. Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.

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