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.