Lizzie Pearl <I>Brown</I> Lewis

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Lizzie Pearl Brown Lewis

  • Birth 15 Sep 1903 Putnam, Dewey County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 7 Dec 1989 Michigan City, La Porte County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Michigan City, La Porte County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Sect. Peace, block/lot 248-B #2
  • Memorial ID 66713165

Obituary as it appeared in the Michigan City News Dispatch on December 6, 1989:

Lizzie Lewis

Lizzie P. Lewis, 86, Michigan City, died at 6:45 a.m yesterday (Dec. 5, 1989) at St. Anthony Hospital. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow at the Carlisle Funeral Home. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memorial Garden. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 9 p.m. today and until the funeral tomorrow. Mrs. Lewis was born on Sept. 15, 1903, in Putnam, Okla., the daughter of Charles and Mamie Adkins Brown. On Feb 15, 1921, in Kansas, she married Winford Lewis, who died on Aug. 28, 1978. Surviving are five daughters, Mildred Smith, Dorothy Will and Anna Zonyk, all of Michigan City, Ethel Bryant, Portage, Ind., and Pearl Firebaugh, LaPorte; a son, Clarence Lewis, Tacoma, Wash,; four brothers, Charles Brown, Michigan City, Orville Brown, Ithaca, N.Y., Ross Brown, Harlingen, Texas, and Cleatis Brown, Orland, Fla.; and two sisters, Grace Thompson, Winamac, Ind., and Leona Crawford, South Bend. One son, Elmer, is deceased. Mrs. Lewis was a member of the Light House Church.

Correction appearing on December 7, 1989:

A portion of the obituary for Lizzie P. Lewis in yesterday's newspaper should have read:

Surviving are five daughters, Mildred Smith, Dorothy Will and Anna Zonyk, all of Michigan City, Ethel Bryant, Portage, Ind., and Pearl Firebaugh, LaPorte; one son, Clarence Lewis; 25 grandchildre, 29 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; four brothers, Charles Raymond Brown, Michigan City, Orville Brown, Ithaca, N.Y., Ross Brown, Harlingen, Texas, and Cleatis Brown, Orlando, Fla.; and two sisters, Grace Thompson, Winamac, Ind., and Leona Crawford, South Bend, Ind. One brother, Edgar Brown, five grand-children and one great-grandson are deceased.


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  • Maintained by: Clarence Smith
  • Originally Created by: ProgBase
  • Added: 9 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66713165
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lizzie Pearl Brown Lewis (15 Sep 1903–7 Dec 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66713165, citing Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Michigan City, La Porte County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Clarence Smith (contributor 47973300) .