December 17, 1918 – July 2, 2013 Funeral services for Jewel Margaret Hassenpflug, 94, of Gainesville, will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 5th at First Baptist Church Valley View with Rev. Glen Kersey officiating. Interment will follow in Valley View Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to service time Friday at the church. Services are under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home. Pallbarers will be Bobby Chisam, Don Gillum, Ronnie Farrell, Bill Hudspeth, Rickey Barthold, Terry Barthold, Larry Martindale and Max Martindale. Mrs. Hassenpflug died Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at the Wheeler House in Gainesville.
Jewel was born December 17, 1918 in Marysville, Texas, the daughter of Clabourne and Olevia (Pierce) Chisam. She was a homemaker who worked on her farm and enjoyed cooking and baking for the ranch hands. She loved working in the garden and canning vegetables. Jewel was a member of First Baptist Church Valley View.
Survivors of Jewel Hassenpflug include sisters, Mildred Gillum of Sanger and Shirley Barthold and husband, Wilbur of Valley View and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Reuben; three brothers and three sisters.