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Jewel Delois Kneece Sanders

Jewel Delois Kneece Sanders, age 71, loving wife to Dempsey Ray Sanders and daughter to the late Elbert and Eula Kneece entered into rest Sunday morning, December 1st, 2019 in her home in McCormick County.

 She is survived by her three daughters , Dawn Green-Stevens, Sherry Robbins and Stacey Wilson and three step children Kenneth Sanders, Dennis Sanders  and Denise Sanders and her precious fur baby "Chance"; brother, George Edward Kneece and sister, Gloria-Jean Busbee Gardner. She has twelve grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren. 

Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her grandson Drew Sanders.

Jewel was once considered to be the most beautiful girl in the valley and in her children and grandchilrens eyes she was beautiful inside and out.   A woman of her caliber will be greatly missed by her family and friends.  She loved her family dearly and worried about each and every one of them but now her soul can rest and she can finally be at peace.  There will be no more pain, no more disappointment and no more sorrow.  We love you mama and will see you in heaven.​ We would like to express our appreciation for the love ,support and care that her nephew John Paul Kneece and Christy Derek provided for her the last several months of her precious life.

A celebration of life will be held Wednesday evening in the chapel of Napier Funeral from 6-8pm with family and friends sharing memories. The service will start at 6:30pm after a time of remembrance, with visitation following the service from 7-8pm.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main Street. Graniteville, SC 29829 has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the online guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com

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Celena Simmons Dec 7 2019 12:00 AM

All of y'all are in my prayers. I absolutely love the obituary it fit Jewel to the letter. I loved her so much, I was always loved when I walked in her house,even when she lived with Ms. Kneece. I love you all.

Dorothy Busbee Dec 4 2019 12:00 AM

Dempsey and Gloria Jean, keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

David Seigler Dec 4 2019 12:00 AM

I am very sorry for your loss. I know it is painful. She is at peace now. God will keep her in His house and she is forever happy. Blessings and prayers to you all.

Alice Burbage Dec 4 2019 12:00 AM

Every memory that I have of Jewel are good ones . She loved me unconditionally as she loved all those she chose to love. I moved away but I often thought of her and prayed for her and remain a friend of the Family. My Heart goes out to Dempsey and Her Children and Grandchildren .I love yall and just want to say that We will see her again so we should live our lives accordingly. Rest easy Jewel. Thanks for being a friend to me always. Crystal Rutland.

Crystal Rutland Dec 4 2019 12:00 AM

Richard and Cheyanna hydrick Dec 3 2019 12:00 AM