Jewel M. Wilensky
Jewel M. Wilensky
  • May 3, 1932 - August 25, 2017
  • Henrico, Virginia

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Jewel Turner Wilensky, 85, of Richmond and formerly of Bassett and North Miami, Fla., went to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday, August 25, 2017 at Sunrise Assisted Living of Richmond, Va. She was born in Henry County on May 23, 1932 to the late Sidney Fleming and Ora Mason Turner.
She was a Fashion Model for Terzels Designer Evening Clothing Company in Miami, Fla., where she lived for 47 years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Dr. Abe Wilensky; two sisters, Carlene T. Howell and Myrtle T. Lewis; four brothers, Robert Marvin, Lindsey Owen, Coy and Bennie Turner.
She is survived by her daughter, Zita Pavey and two grandsons, Adam and Aaron Pavey of Miami, Fla.; one sister, Ruth Charlotte Crump and her husband, Thomas of Richmond; one brother, Bobby Turner of Bassett; two sister-in-laws, Lois G. Turner of Ridgeway and Bonnie L. Turner of Bassett; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Collins-McKee-Stone Funeral Home, 30 Riverside Drive, Bassett, with Pastor Sidney Turner, officiating. Burial to follow in Old Center Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.
Family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
Arrangements under the direction of Collins-McKee-Stone Funeral Services, Bassett, VA.