|Birth: ||Oct. 31, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2010|
Decatur Daily, October 21, 2010
Bethel Mae Fairbanks Lewis
Memorial service and life celebration for Bethel Mae Fairbanks Lewis, 89, of Cumming, Ga., and Dania, Fla., will be Saturday, October 23, 2010, at 1 p.m. at New Friendship Cemetery in Somerville with Reverends Mark and Kerry Ozbolt officiating.
Bethel, who died October 18, 2010, was born in Albany on October 31, 1920, to the late James John David Fairbanks and Haddie 'Hudie' Thornhill Fairbanks. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Omal Houser, Lois Nichols and Lindell West; and her brothers, Cleon Fairbanks, C.B. Fairbanks, James Fairbanks, Clyde Williams and Grover "Junior' Williams. Bethel's death marks the end of a generation.
She is survived by her son, Wayne and Jane Jones of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; daughter, Madalyn and Steve Southard of Jonesboro, Ga.; daughter, Barbara and Johnny Roper of Cumming, Ga.; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, family members and lifelong friends who will miss her exuberant presence and boisterous laughter greatly.
Arrangements by Mc-Donald and Son Funeral Home & Crematory, 150 Sawnee Dr., Cumming, GA 30040 (770) 886-9899
New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Faded Genes
Record added: Oct 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60403080
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