Funeral services for Billie Lewis, 90, will be held at 2:00 pm Friday, April 10, 2015 at Conway Baptist Church with Bro. Paul Carter officiating. Burial will be in Bernice City Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.
Mrs. Lewis, a homemaker, went to her heavenly home April 8, 2015. She was an avid reader of the Bible and loved to quilt. She was very caring and loved reaching out to those in need. She loved her children and all of her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Clarence “Cotton” Lewis; her parents, Otis and Kate Williams; 1 brother, Francis Williams; 2 sisters, Louise McJunkin and Marjorie Pritchard; 1 grandson, Van Taylor, Jr.; and 1 son-in-law, Doug Taylor.
Left to cherish her memory are 1 son, James C. Lewis & wife Val of Bernice; 2 daughters, Rhonda Taylor of Bernice and Henryetta L. Shankle & husband Billy of Farmerville; 6 Grandchildren, Angelia Murphy & husband Tim, Robert Lewis & wife Anna, Tamara Smith & husband Alan, Mary Meyer & husband David, Brian Shankle & wife Lori and Matthew Taylor & wife Tracie; 15 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great Great Grandchildren; and good friend and neighbor, Dot Young.
Pallbearers will be Robert Lewis, David Meyer, Matthew Taylor, Timothy Colton Murphy, John Murphy and Will Murphy.
Visitation is 12:00 pm til time of service at Conway Baptist Church.