Willard "Bill" Sargent, age 76, a longtime Jewell resident, died Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services are 10:30 am Monday, May 5, 2014 at the United Church of Christ at 537 Main St. in Jewell, Iowa. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Jewell. Visitation is Sunday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Church. Memorials may be given to the church and for cancer research. Becker Funeral Home of Jewell is caring for Bill and his family.