Jewell Hutchison Smith Sayre

December 27, 1935 ~ May 20, 2019 (age 83)


Jewell “Nanna” Hutchison Smith Sayre passed away peacefully Monday, May 20, 2019 with her family by her side at Allegro in Elizabethtown, KY at the age of 83.  Born in Adair Co. she was the daughter of the late John and Fannie Hutchison.

Mrs. Sayre later moved to Louisville and started her family and made numerous friends.  Jewell retired from Phillip Morris.  She loved all things grown outside (wildflowers), cooking (food pusher), avid University of Kentucky basketball fan, doing laundry, cleaning, playing cards (rook and even running off a few), and bargain shopping.  She was a giving person who helped many; Jewell loved big and leaves behind a lot of memories that will live on with the ones who loved her.

In addition to her parents Jewell was preceded in death by five sisters Maxine McGruder, Ruth Ann Pederson, Ruby Carol Worthington, Christine Hutchison and Sue Scott and three brothers Bobby, Eddie and Billy Hutchison.

She is survived by her two loving daughters Beverly Money (Bob) and Kathy Cooper (Billy); two granddaughters Nicky Sams (Eddie) and Courtney Beck (Jeff); three great-grandsons Cameron, William and Ethan; one step grandson Doug Cooper (Katie); one step granddaughter Shannon Hartman (Greg); five step great-grandchildren Cassidy, Salina, Emily, Austin and Evan; a step great great-granddaughter Amiyah and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00am CDT Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Columbia Cemetery.  Visitation will be after 2:00pm CDT Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hosparus Health of Central Kentucky or Kosair Children’s Charity.

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May 24, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

Funeral Service
May 25, 2019

11:00 AM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

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