Rick Nyle Jewell, 62, of Dodge City, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City.
He was born March 1, 1951, in Garden City, to Elton and Maxine Lessor Jewell. He graduated from Garden City High School in 1969.
On Aug. 21, 1971, he married Eileen Bauer in Garden City. They were owner/operators of R & E Cattle.
In addition to his wife, survivors include two daughters, Mardie Seabolt of Cimarron, and Erica Jewell of Wright; his mother, of Dodge City; two sisters, Rhonda Atkinson of Beulah, Colo., and Denice Jewell of Anchorage; and six grandchildren.
Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First Christian Church in Dodge City. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Dodge City.
Visitation hours are noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Swaim Funeral Home in Dodge City. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to First Christian Church, Presbyterian Manor of the Plains or Valley Hope, all in care of the funeral home.