Jewell M. Storms

March 22, 1918 – January 12, 2022

Jewell M. Storms, 103, of Bedford, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at Stone Bridge Health Campus, Bedford.

She was born March 22, 1918, in Orange County, Indiana, to Noble and Minnie (Tolbert) Felknor. She married Herman Michael Storms on October 3, 1936, and he preceded her in death on June 20, 2003.

Jewell attended Bedford High School and was a homemaker. She was an avid bowler for almost 50 years and later belonged to Broadview Senior League, Club #55. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. She loved sports, especially the Pacers, I. U., and the Colts. She enjoyed cooking, reading her Bible, crocheting, and crossword puzzles. She was one of a kind.

Surviving Jewell is her daughter, Beverly (Kenneth) Ikerd of Bedford; grandchildren, John (Kelly) Storms, Kenneth (Donna) Ikerd II, both of Bedford, Lisa (Greg) Conner of Sevierville, Tennessee, and Mark Storms of Vincennes; eight great-grandchildren; and six great great-grandchildren.

Preceding Jewell in death were her parents; husband; a son, Michael M. Storms; one great-grandchild; five sisters; and one brother.

Funeral services for Jewell will be at 1:00 p.m., Monday, January 17, 2022, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes in Bedford with Pastor Phil Stroud and Mark Duncan officiating. Burial will follow in Clover Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.

Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m., Monday, and continue until the service hour, also at Ferguson-Lee. Memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Methodist Church.

The family wishes to thank the Stone Bridge Residential staff for such loving care and compassion for her. Online condolences to the family may be sent to