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Corsicana Daily Sun
Corsicana Daily Sun
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Description: Mother of Corsicana Man was Buried in Hillsboro Tuesday - Mary Elizabeth Perry Lewis

Date: March 16 1939

Newspaper published in: Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas

Page/Column: Page 3

<strong>Corsicana Daily Sun (Corsicana, Texas)<br />
16 March 1939<br />
Page 3<br />
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HILLSBORO, March 16, Funeral services were held here Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock for Mrs. Mary Elizabeth <strong>PERRY LEWIS</strong>, aged 83 years, who died here Wednesday morning.  She was born in Davidson county, Tennessee, and came to Texas when three years of age with her parents.  The family located in Smith county, later moving to Henderson county and from there to Navarro county.  She moved to Waco 12 years ago and had resided here since 1936.<br />
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Surviving are seven children, Bud<strong> LEWIS</strong>, Corsicana; Jeff <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Athens; J. W. <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Aquilla; Ira <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Hillsboro; Mrs. Nannie <strong>ELMORE</strong>, China Springs; Miss Emma <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Dallas, and Mrs. Maudie <strong>WILSON</strong>, Sweetwater; two step-sons, Shuford <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Lawton, Oklahoma, and P. G. <strong>LEWIS</strong>, Dunlap, N. W.; 30 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.</p>
Parents: John Granser<strong> PERRY</strong> & Rhyna Rhynie <strong>GIPSON</strong></p>
Husband: Ira Dabney Boss / Bose<strong> LEWIS</strong></p>


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