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General Austin "Sad" Lewis
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1876
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1976
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA

Statesboro - General Auston "Sad" Lewis, 100, died Monday at his home near Nevils after a long illness. He was a native and lifelong resident of Bulloch County and was a retired farmer.

Surviving are three sons, D. Gordon and J. Manzie Lewis, both of Statesboro, and D. A. Lewis of Claxton; five daughters, Mrs. Mary Hodges, Mrs. Maude Hendley and Mrs. Vera Rushing, all of Statesboro, Mrs. Eva Mitchell of Savannah and Mrs. Leona Joyce of Garden City; a half-sister, Mrs. Bertie Lanigan of Savannah; 21 grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

Barnes Funeral Home of Statesboro is in charge.

Savannah Morning News - 27 Apr 1976
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Georgia Death Certificate
Name: General A Lewis
Death Date: 26 Apr 1976
County of Death: Bulloch
Gender: M (Male)
Race: White
Age: 100 Years
County of Residence: Bulloch
Certificate: 013966

Death Certificate info contributed by Find-a-Graver, Robert Thompson.
 
 
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 Parents:
  General Lewis (1845 - 1912)
  Mary Rushing Lewis (1847 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Roxie Ann Rowe Lewis (1877 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Sallie Lewis Hodges (1900 - 1991)*
  Eva Lewis Mitchell (1902 - 2003)*
  Annie Maude Lewis Hendley (1907 - 1991)*
  Dan Auston Lewis (1913 - 1996)*
  Leona Lewis Joyce (1916 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Lemuel Lewis (1869 - 1925)*
  Elbert Lawton Lewis (1873 - 1929)*
  General Austin Lewis (1876 - 1976)
  Jason Edmon Lewis (1884 - 1963)*
  Ned Eugene Lewis (1888 - 1972)*
  Mary M. Lewis (1890 - 1892)*
  Mary Jane Lewis Barnard (1902 - 1928)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
De Loach Cemetery
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 07, 2011
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General Austin Sad Lewis
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General Austin Sad Lewis
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General Austin Sad Lewis
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 Added: Dec. 7, 2011
 
 
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