Jewell S. Walls Sparrow

Jewell S. (Walls) Sparrow, 96, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. She was a member of the Shepherdsville Homemakers Club and Georgetown Christian Church.
She was born on May 22, 1916 in Willisburg to the late Earl C. and Edith M. (Sims) Walls.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph D. Sparrow; son, Jerry Sparrow; son-in-law, Wayne Flock; and sister, Margaret Baker.
She is survived by her children, Norma Flock, Donna Cavanaugh (Phillip), Glenda Hitner (Irvin); daughter-in-law, Ardis Sparrow; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral Service took place at 11 a.m. Jan. 21 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, with burial at Edwardsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Georgetown Christian Church (9420 SR 64, Georgetown, IN 47122). To leave a special message for the family, please visit
Published in The Springfield Sun on Jan. 23, 2013