Jewell Anderson Whitaker, age 85 of Talbott, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Jefferson Park Place. She was born on September 6, 1934 in Crossville, TN. She was a very loving mom and grandmother. She has lived in West Palm Beach, FL; Port St. Lucie, FL; and Talbott, TN. She worked as a bookkeeper prior to retirement. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Rose (Pharris) Anderson; sisters, Reba, Erlene, Allene, Dolan; the father of her children, Robert E. Whitaker.
Survivors include her children, Roberta, Jerry, George (Barbara) Whitaker, Jackie Hartman-Riddick; 6 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; sisters, Marie Lemon and Polly Purnell; several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date in Florida.
Arrangements by Alder Funeral Home