MOREHOUSE - Evelyn J. Lewis, 79, died July 16, 2006, at the High Point Regional Medical Center in High Point, N.C.
Born Sept. 23, 1926, in Arbyrd, she was the daughter of the late Ernie and Allie Kerr.
She was the wife of the late Rev. Nathanel Lewis, who pastored the Pentecostal Church in Morehouse for 37 years.
Survivors include: three sons and their spouses, Jackie Lewis of Campbell, Maxwell Lewis of Bernie and Lark Lewis of High Point; one daughter, Karla May Vent of Morehouse; two sisters, Hellen Gromer of Noblesville, Ind. and Mickey Godair of Durham, N.C.; and 12 grandchildren and 15 great-
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Pentecostal Church in Morehouse, where funeral services will be conducted at noon on Thursday. The Rev. Johnny Godair of Durham and the Rev. Philip Cook of Marshfield will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.
Ponder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.