|Birth: ||Dec. 18, 1915|
|Death: ||May 23, 2000, USA|
Parents were Ada Ruth Burleso anbd Walter Scott Lewis. She grew up in Waxahachie and graduated from Trinity University in Waxahachie with a BA in English, Spanish, and drama. She married Dolphus E. Compere, M.D. on Dec. 10, 1941, three days after Pearl Harbor. She was preceded in death by her brothers, William Donald Lewis and Walter Scott Lewis of Austin (twins), and her sister Mildred Lewis Thomas of Dallas.
Survived by her husband of 58 years, Dolphus Edward Compere, M.D.; three children, Anne Copmpere Lange & husband Theodore F. Lange of Ft. Worth, Nancy Jane Compere of Austin and Robert Lewis Compere of Fort Worth.
Funeral was in the Memorial Chapel at First Methodist Church. Entombment: Private service at Greenwood Mausoleum.
Walter Scott Lewis (1886 - 1967)
Ruth Ada Burleson Lewis (1885 - 1959)
Dolphus Edward Compere (1916 - 2012)*
Mildred Ruth Lewis Thomas (1911 - 1999)*
Freda Christine Lewis Compere (1915 - 2000)
Walter Scott Lewis (1922 - 1977)*
William Donald Lewis (1922 - 1973)*
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Created by: Terri Larson
Record added: Aug 16, 2011
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