Jewel Mae Lawrence Mayer, 97, of Pine Bluff, died Saturday, January 4, 2020.
She was born June 5, 1922 in Sulphur Springs, daughter of Stafford “Staff” Lawrence and Mae Ginnett Lawrence.
Mrs. Mayer was reared and received her early education in Sulphur Springs and Watson Chapel.
She worked for years on the family farm.
Mrs. Mayer was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Charles Mayer, whom she married January 22, 1944 in Pine Bluff; her parents; two daughters, Judy Masters and Nancy Agnes Mayer (infant); two brothers, Grover and W.G. Lawrence; and sister, Venus Funderburg.
Survivors include two sons, Anthony and Lawrence Mayer of Pine Bluff.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 8, 2019 in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son with Brother Nathan Petty officiating. Interment will follow in Lee Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Robinson’s.
Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com