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Sylvia Ann "Ann" Lewis
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1943
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1973
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Shreveport Times
April 18, 1973

Funeral Services for SYLVIA ANN LEWIS, a respiratory polio patient since July 1951, will be held at 3 pm today in the Lakeshore Drive Church of Christ.

Burial will be in the Forest Park Cemetery under the direction of the Rose-Neath Funeral Home.

Miss Lewis, 30, died at 8:20 am Tuesday, April 17, 1973 in Confederate Memorial Medical Center's Polio Ward.

She was a native of Dallas, Tex., and had lived in Shreveport since 1949. She received her education at Jewella Elementary School, and Lakeshore Junior High School. Although she attended classes by telephone, she was graduated summa cum laude from Fair Park in 1961 and was a member of the school's National Honor Society.

Miss Lewis was a member of the Lakeshore Drive Church of Christ, and recently had attended several services in a portable iron lung.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Homer Clyde Lewis (1922 - 2009)
  Mary Griffeth Cook Lewis (1924 - 1993)
 
Burial:
Forest Park East Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Section 20 South 1/2 of lot 223
 
Created by: Terri Larson
Record added: Nov 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100900940
Sylvia Ann Ann Lewis
Added by: John Andrew Prime
 
Sylvia Ann Ann Lewis
Added by: John Andrew Prime
 
 
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- Shirley Lewis Hartley
 Added: Mar. 18, 2013
Ann, you were such an inspiration to me the few times I got to visit you! Your sweet disposition and incredible patience were very impressive to a young cousin. They say "curiosity killed the cat" but in this case my curiosity created a case of claustroph...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 19, 2012
 
 
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