Jewel Dean Waits Fairbanks, 66, of New Hope, passed away Sunday.
She was preceded in death by mother, Linnie Elsie Lackey Waits, and father, James Anderson Waits.
Surviving are husband, Johnny B. Fairbanks of New Hope, daughter, Deborah (Jonathan) Shewell of Madison, daughter, Tracy Latham of New Hope, daughter, Shannon Pennington of New Hope, 8 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, five sisters, Helen Waits McBride, Polly Nelson, Peggy Widner, Doris Goree, and Betty Allen, three brothers, Jake, Buddy and Ray Waits, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Bro. Wayne Walls officiating.
A graveside service will follow at 1:00 PM at Roselawn Cemetery in Decatur.