Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Eagle Butte

Lionel J. Jewett

Lionel J. Jewett, age 50, of Rapid City, SD, entered the Spirit World on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Belle Fourche, SD.  

He is survived by three sons: Steven Tree Top, Ft. Yates, ND, Morning Star Jewett, Mobridge, SD, and Anthony Jewett of Sioux Falls, SD. Five daughters: Mary Weasel Head, Great Falls, MT, Tiffany Jewett, McLaughlin, SD, Brittany Jewett, Nina Jewett and Blossom Jo Jewett of Ft. Yates. Two brothers: Kenneth Jewett, Jr. of Big Bend, SD and Kermit Swan of Salt Lake City, UT., Three sisters: Marvella Jewett of Box Elder, SD, Gwen Jewett of Rapid City, Theresa McCann of Kayenta, AZ. Numerous grandchildren. 

 A first night wake services began at 6:00 (CST) PM, Thursday, August 29, 2019 at the Blue Gym in Ft. Yates, ND.  A second night wake began at 7:00 PM, Friday, August 30 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Eagle Butte, SD. Funeral Services began at 10:00 AM, (MST) Saturday, August 31, at St. John’s Episcopal Church. Following a luncheon, burial with full military rites took place at Emmanuel Episcopal Cemetery at White Horse, SD. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte, SD.