Inez C. Lewis, age 96, of Carl Junction, Mo., passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017, at Webb City Health and Rehabilitation. She was born June 1, 1921, in Stella, Mo., to James Burge and Exie Bridgewater Burge. Mrs. Lewis was a member of the Smithfield Christian Church and was a food server supervisor.
She married William E. Lewis on September 14, 1940. He preceded her in death on January 5, 1997.
Survivors include two sons, Jerry Lewis, of Carl Junction, and Edward Lewis and wife, Linda, of Tampa, Fla.; daughter, Patricia Hagerman and husband, Mike, of Ft. Worth, Texas; seven grandchildren, 17 great- grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.
There will be a visitation Monday, July 10, at 9 a.m. at the Smithfield Christian Church, with Pastor Robert Lewis officiating. Burial will follow at Hazelgreen Cemetery, in Boulder City, Mo. Her grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.
A special 'thank you' to Brenda Taylor for investing your time and compassion in caring for our mother. Our family is grateful for all you have done.
The family request in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to the Breast Cancer Society or Alzheimer's/Dementia Association.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home, in Carl Junction.
Please visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.
Published on July 9, 2017