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Jewell Grace Brixey

Funeral services for Jewell Grace Brixey, 101, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 21, 2020 at Union Grove Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mrs. Brixey passed away at 6:20 a.m., Monday, August 17, 2020, at West Vue Nursing Center.


She was born October 4, 1918, in Howell County, Missouri, to Shelt Collins and Anvilene Robinson Collins.  On July 3, 1934, she was married in Howell County, Missouri, to Buster Brixey, who preceded her in death on May 15, 1980.  Mrs. Brixey had worked at Ozarks Medical Center, Dr. Wiles’ office and as a CNA at West Vue Nursing Center.  She will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.  She will be truly missed by family, friends and her community.


She is survived by two children, Junior Brixey and wife, Betty and Patsy King and husband, Alan; seven grandchildren, Debbie Adams and husband, Dennis, Vonnie Thompson and husband, Clay, Christy Hillhouse and husband, Roger, Angie Hamby and husband, Joe, Mike King and wife, Nancy, Carla King and Eric King and wife, Amy; fourteen great-grandchildren; and thirteen great-great-grandchildren.


Her parents, husband, one granddaughter, Vickey Dunnihoo, five brothers and three sisters, preceded her in death.


Mrs. Brixey will lie in state from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Union Grove Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Union Grove Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775. Online condolences may be expressed at