Jewell E. Wagner



Jewell E. Wagner, 75, of Myrtle Beach, passed away peacefully Monday, February 5, 2018 at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Kannapolis, NC, Jewell was the daughter of the late Millard W. Edgison and Mabel Edgison Griffin. She was an avid Duke Basketball fan and a QVC connoisseur who enjoyed making crafts. She especially loved cook books and enjoyed cooking for her family and friends. In addition to her parents, Jewell was preceded in death by two husbands, Jerry W. Wade and Harry B. Wagner, Jr. and two sisters, Margaret O. King and Carol A. Speight.

Survivors include her loving children, Jerri W. King (Todd), Myrtle Beach, SC; Kevin W. Wade (Tracy), Myrtle Beach, SC; Aaron L. Wagner (Elizabeth), Myrtle Beach, SC; Teresa Smith (Joel), Johnny B. Wagner, Kannapolis, NC; grandchildren, Brandi N. King, Jordan A. King, Haley R. King, Ashton B. Wade, Avery M. Graham, Dominic C. Parsons, Keisha Stephens, Brian Stephens, Jonathan Wagner, Samantha Wagner; brother, Joe W. Edgison (Patsy), Kannapolis, NC and multiple great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the Burroughs Funeral Home in Murrells Inlet, SC from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Saturday, February 10, 2018 followed by a “Celebration of Life” at 3:00 PM.

The family would like to extend a Special Thank You to the staff of Tidelands Health Critical Care Unit, the Emergency Department and to all their loving friends and family.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in the memory of Jewell Wagner to the Employee Relief Fund via check written and mailed to Tidelands Health Foundation, PO Box 1269, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 or online at

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Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.