Joseph Jewell, III


Joseph C. Jewell III, affectionately known as Joey AKA JoJo, was born to Christina Burke and Joseph C. Jewell Jr. on November 24, 2002 in Columbus, Ohio. Joey won the hearts of each family member with his sweet smile and loving personality. As Joey grew as a toddler, his aunts and uncles loved spending time with him. Christina truly adored her son Joey, he was the joy of her heart.

During Joey’s elementary days he played football for a Little League team. Joey was very talented with the trombone during middle school, for which won him the honor of first chair in the orchestra.

Joey enjoyed playing basketball, you would often find he and his friends playing ball at the recreation center. Joey loved his sister Anaituca and the time they spent together was priceless. Joey spent a lot of time with his cousin Mehki, they enjoyed playing chess together. Joey and Mehki were more like brothers than cousins.

Joey truly missed his dad, his dad was the center of his life. Joey had a good heart, he was a good listener and protective of his family. He brightened the room with his laugh.

Joey will be remembered for his quiet personality and mannerable ways.

Joey was preceded in death by his father, Joseph C. Jewell Jr.; and grandfather, Roger Burke.

Joey leaves to cherish his memories, his precious mother, Christina Burke; loving sister, Anautica Burke; paternal grandparents, Joan Jewell and Joseph C. Woods; maternal grandmother, Dorothy Burke; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friend.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Friday, February 28, 2020 at New Mt. Sinai COGIC, 4345 Cleveland Ave.

Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.

Condolence Messages

  1. May the Lord continue to bless you and family. Love you all

  2. Christina, my prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  3. Minister Behavior Bryant

    Christina, my sincere condolences to you, your daughter, and your entire family, you don’t know me, but I read your son Joseph’ obituary, and it broke my heart to see that this talented young man life has been cut short. I am praying for God to strengthen and comfort you, during this very sorrowful and difficult time.

  4. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family in this time of sorrow. Continue to rely on God and know that he hears your prayers, because he cares for you. Truly sorry for your loss.

  5. Leviticus (Vicky) Leftenant

    Lord have mercy on this family, I’m so sorry for your loss again Joan. I pray for peace and mercy for all these young people I ask for all of you to put down your weapons and Kneel down and ask for the lord to help you find your way.

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