August 26, 2007. Kinston, NC.. A funeral for Spc. Steven R. Jewell was held at the Pine Lawn Memorial Park in Kinston, NC. Spc. Jewell was killed in a helicopter crash near the Iraqi city of Fallujah on August 14, 2007.. Billy Jewell. Spc. Jewell's father, hugs one of his daughters. The flag in his hand was given by the army in honor of his son's death.