Graveside services for Essie “Jewell” Spry, 92, of Alvarado, Texas will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2018 at Cahill Cemetery near Lillian, Texas. The Rev. Weldon Coble will officiate.
Jewell Spry passed away Sunday, May 12, 2018 in Cleburne, Texas. She was born in Lillian on January 14, 1926 to Mary Elizabeth (Newsome) and Stoke Reeder.
Jewell was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin B. Spry, Sr.; brother, Michael Coble, Sr. and sisters, Betty Coble and Hellen Watson.
She is survived by sons, Marvin B. Spry, Jr of Huntsville, Texas and Smokey Spry and wife, Joyce, of Hutto, Texas; daughters, Essie Bryant and husband, William, Nevella Salas and husband, Nicolas, all of Alvarado and Pat Mullins and husband, Jay, of Cleburne; 16 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and 14 great-great grandchildren.