The Obituary for Mrs. Nina Jewell Cruise


Nina Jewell Cruise, age 88, of Wedowee, AL, passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019, at her home.

Survivors include: three sons, Jerry Cruise (wife, Patsy) of Wedowee, Richard Cruise of Texas, and Robert Cruise, Jr. (wife, Nancy) of Lake Village, IN; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

A Georgia native, Mrs. Cruise was born on October 15, 1930, the daughter of Fred and Edna Wright Watson.  She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church and was a retired secretary for McGreen and Associates.  Mrs. Cruise was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Edward Cruise, Sr.; and a son, William Dean Cruise.

Benefield Funeral Home of Wedowee, Al. is directing.