|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1906|
La Salle Parish
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 1970|
Oldest son of John Edgar and Nora Bell Golden Lewis. Beloved brother of Alton, Daisy, Hazel and Freda. Husband of Lucille Dugan [married circa 1925 in McCurtain Co., OK] and father of Francis Earline Lewis who died at 15 from injuries sustained in a tragic car wreck.
A BIG thank you to the Kiamichi Country Genealogy Society in Broken Bow, OK for a copy of uncle Earl's obituary.
The Gazette, Idabel, OK
Friday, September 11, 1970, Page 7
Earl Lee [sic Middle name Edgar, after his father] Lewis, 64, Idabel, died at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, September 10, in the McCurtain Memorial hospital.
Born July 7, 1906, in Louisiana, he had lived in Idabel for one year, moving from Klickitat, Wash. He was a retured machinist and a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Nora Lewis of Jena, La.; one brother, Alton Lewis of California; and three sisters, Mrs. David L. Wauhop [sic Daisy, wife of John Wauhop] of Houston, Tex., Mrs. Hazel Bain [sic Bean] of California and Mrs. Fred Lee Peppus of Jena [sic Freda "Freddie" Lea Peppers]
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, September 12, in the Idabel Norwood-Welch Funeral Chapel.
Arrangements and burial in the Denison cemetery are under the direction of Norwood-Welch Funeral Home.
John Edgar Lewis (1881 - 1957)
Nora Bell Golden Lewis (1889 - 1974)
Lucille Dugan Lewis (1907 - 1968)
Francis Earline Lewis (1930 - 1945)*
Earl Edgar Lewis (1906 - 1970)
Alton Edwin Lewis (1909 - 1986)*
Daisy Belle Lewis Wauhop (1910 - 2006)*
Hazel Bernice Lewis Bean (1919 - 2002)*
Freda Lea Lewis Peppers (1924 - 2011)*
Created by: Lora Peppers
Record added: Nov 08, 2010
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