ELLSWORTH – Barbara A. Jewett, 81, died May 25, 2009, at an Ellsworth health care facility. She was born July 31, 1927, in Tremont, the daughter of Clarence R. and Velma (Seavey) Lewis. Barbara was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed reading and was an avid cook. She is survived by her son, Mike Jewett of Ellsworth; her daughter, Dolores Mello of Barnstable, Mass.; one brother, Bobby Lewis and his wife, Maureen, of Surry; one sister, Betty Pettigrove and husband, Russell, of Parish, Fla.; grandchildren, Troy and Tadd Jewett, Gregory, Matt and Jennifer Campbell; eight great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Douglas Joy of Brewer; several nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by her husband, Melvin A.; and two sisters; Elsie and husband, Harvard Stanley, and Patricia Joy. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, at Mount Height Cemetery, Southwest Harbor. Contributions in Barbara’s memory may be made to Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.