Funeral services for Jewel Mae McBee, 85, were held August 22 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Thornton Cemetery at Thornton.
The daughter of the late Johnnie and Oma Belle Buckhart Halcomb, she was the widow of Hershell Wayne McBee.
She died August 19 at her residence at Pert Creek.
Surviving are a son, Patrick McBee of Pert Creek; two daughters, Faye Shepherd of Mill Branch and Christine Day of Pert Creek; 12 grandchildren, Michelle, Meloney, Elizabeth, Anthony, Crystal, Cynthia, Romona Jewel, Angie, Summer, Chase, Ciara, and Breana; five step-grandchildren, Brandon Holland, Aaron Brown, Ethan Brown, Dylan Brown, and Hailey Hughes; 23 great-grandchildren; and two special great-grandchildren, Ryder Bentley and Liam Bentley.
Mrs. McBee was preceded in death by two daughters, Betty Jo Adams and Ramona Collins, and a grandson, Marion Paul Adams Jr.