Funeral services for Jay Clarence Scovel, 70, of 27511 Maple St., Valley Acres, were held this morning in the chapel of the Erickson and Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. E. J. Authelet of First Baptist Church officiating. Burial was at West Side District Cemetery. Mr. Scovel was born Aug. 5, 1893 at Des Moines, Iowa. He died Saturday at his home. He had resided on the West Side for the past two years and in California for 13 years. Survivors include his widow, Nettie; one son, Guy A. of Simi, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. Dean Turley of Avenal and Nellie Bickford of Des Mones; three grandchildren, seven great grandchildren; a brother, W.A. of Des Moines and a sister, Caldie Morgan of Santa Monica.