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Jewelle Marie Naylor

Fordyce, AR, 1924 - 2010

Jewelle Marie Naylor, 86, of Fordyce died Monday, November 22, 2010 at Trinity Village Medical Center in Pine Bluff. She was born August 22, 1924 in Carthage, Arkansas. She was a homemaker and a member of Zion Baptist Church in Fordyce.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe Jewel Kauffman and Dona Marie Childers Kauffman Tipton; husband, Albert Naylor Jr.; sister, Mary Evelyn Keith. She is survived by two sons, Joe Naylor (Linda) of Pine Bluff, Raymond Naylor (Lisa) of Fordyce; two daughters, Carolyn Simmons of Pine Bluff, Shirley Davis (Mike) of Bryant; three brothers, Joe Kauffman of Springhill, La., John Kauffman of Fayetteville, Ernest Kauffman of Corsican, Texas; seven grandchildren, Melissa Kounce (Keith) of Rison, Joey Naylor (Christy) of Dallas, Texas, Angela Brown (Johnny) of Pine Bluff, Jamie Hurst (Jeff) of Rison, Ashley Pilkington (George Jr.) of Benton, Matt Naylor of Little Rock, Ben Reynolds of Fordyce; 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tuesday, 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday at Benton Funeral Home with Rev. Arlis East officiating. Burial at Stoney Point Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, 320 Executive Court, Suite 104, Little Rock, Ark. 72205. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce. To sign the online register visit

Published November 23, 2010

Benton Funeral Home Inc.
501 West 4th Street, Fordyce, AR
Phone: 870-352-3131