2012-08-09 / Obituaries


Jewel Rae Baugh, 75, of Fairhope died Aug. 8, 2012.

She was born Jan. 9, 1937. She was a native of Grove Hill. Known in Fairhope as simply “Miss Jewel,” she was a devoted wife, loving mother and friend to all she met. She retired from the City of Fairhope after a 2- year career of cheerfully serving others. She was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Fairhope.

Survivors include her son, Mike (Kathy) Baugh, one daughter, Lisa (Patrick) Moody; one brother, Ralph (Maxine) Armistead; four sisters, Leila B. Newton, Nettie Craft, Dot (Ernest) Bell, Merle (Billy) Black; six grandchildren, Christina (Travis) Goodman, Brack (Laken) Harrell, Nathan Baugh, Lauren (Ryan) Scott, Sean Floyd, Robert Baugh.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Shelton G. Baugh; parents, Owen and Lena Armistead; one brother, O.T. Armistead; two sisters, Ora Haddox, Trula Edge.

The service will be Aug. 13 at 10 a.m. at the Chapel of Wolfe-Bayview in Fairhope. Burial will be at Memory Gardens in Fairhope.

In lieu of flowers, gifts can be made in Jewel’s memory to the Thomas Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 929, Fairhope, AL 36533.

Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc. of Fairhope will direct.

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