John Jewell Bagwell

Posted on Nov 1, 2016 in Obituaries

john-bagwell-1477922739John Jewell Bagwell, husband of Vera Smith Bagwell, died Sunday, October 30, 2016.

Born in Anderson County, he was the son of the late Clifton Murphy Anderson and Jessie Mae Hicks Bagwell.

Mr. Bagwell graduated from West Gantt High School and was a retired home builder. He was an inventor who held several patents and was an avid bowler. He was a charter member of Salem United Methodist.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughters, Becky Jones and husband, Charles of Greenville and Lorie Bryant and husband, Chris, of Piedmont; son, Jeff Bagwell, Sr., and wife, Pam, of Greenville; sister, Norma Jean Jones of Greenville; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister and two brothers.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Salem United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Salem United Methodist Church, 2700 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29611.

Online Condolences: Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes