Richard L. Jewell, age 77, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021 at the Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville. He was born June 2, 1943 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the son of Jack and Alma Watson Jewell.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Diane Jewell, and his son, David Jewell.
Funeral services will be private. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until 12 noon Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. He will be laid to rest in the Scott Cemetery following the services.