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Jewel Buescher McNabb

February 7, 1920 - September 16, 2017

Jewel Buescher McNabb, 97, went to be with her Lord and savior on September 16, 2017.

Jewel was born in Columbus, TX on February 7, 1920 to Henry and Louise (Hastings) Buescher. She married James T. McNabb in 1941, to whom she was married for 43 years. Jewel had a Masters' degree in education and taught for many years in Houston before coming back to Columbus in 1984 after her husband's death. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.

Jewel is survived by her son, James T. McNabb, Jr. and his wife, F. Gail McNabb of Houston, TX; her granddaughter, Erin McNabb Capito and her husband, Tony; and her two great-grandchildren, Keira and Cabel Capito.

She was predeceased by her parents, husband, four sisters, Lynn Fowler, Joyce Covel, Ruth Buescher, and Annie Louise Otting; and three brothers, Henry Buescher, Bennett Buescher, and Jenner Buescher.

Funeral services will be private.

Burial will take place in Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery, Houston, TX.

Memorial contributions can be made in Jewel's memory to St. John's Episcopal Church, 915 Travis Street, Columbus, TX 78934.


Jewel Buescher McNabb
February 7, 1920 - September 16, 2017


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