Jewell Dean (Judy) Marshall, 97 of Lubbock, Texas, passed from this life on November 17, 2021.
She was born on January 30, 1924, in Ada, Oklahoma, to William L. Pevehouse and Emma Lu Isbell.
In 1941 both Jewell and twin brother, Duell became the first in their family to graduate high school. After graduating Judy worked as a waitress and attended a Business College in Plainview, Texas where she excelled at typing, bookkeeping, and shorthand.. She was selected to be one of the first T&PR employees to train on their new Electric Typewriters. Judy worked from 1941-1945 in the Treasury Department of the Texas & Pacific Railroad. For most of her working career Judy worked for Dr. E.E. Brooks at the Bogata Clinic. She met George Henry Marshall, Sr., in Dallas in 1946 while he was on leave from his duties as a radioman in the U.S. Merchant Marines. They were married in September 1947.
Judy was a busy working mother but always engaged in her children’s lives and activities. She was an excellent seamstress. She remained active in the First United Methodist Church of Bogata. She served on many administrative committees there and in the Bogata Methodist Women.
Jewell is survived by her children, Diane Gillit (Gary) of Lubbock, Texas, Jerry Lynn Marshall (Dave) of Wilmington, North Carolina, and Jimmy Glenn Marshall (Sharon) of Allen, Texas; grandchildren, Tonya Gifford (Cliff), Cary Gillit (Amanda), and Adrianne Bush (Jarred); great-grandchildren, Bow Willis (Alivia), Hollye Fulton (Tanner), Justin Bush, Hope Bush, Roman Gillit, and Finnegan Gillit; great-great-grandchild, Sutton Rae Fulton; sister, Oleta Barringer; local extended family, Kevin Thomas of Pine Branch and Tee Green of Rosalie.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George H. Marshall, Sr.; son George H. Marshall, Jr.; granddaughter, Amanda Beth Gillit; and 10 siblings.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, November 22, 2021 at First United Methodist Church in Bogata, Texas; visitation will precede the service at 1:00 PM.
The family asks that memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church of Bogata or to the Rivercrest Education Foundation c/o Ann Smith at Rivercrest High School 4100 US HWY 271 S. Bogata Texas 75417.