A celebration of Lovella Bertrand Lewis’s life, 73 of Jasper, will be held at 2:00pm on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Jasper with internment to follow at Hancock Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00-8:00pm on Monday, August 22, 2016, at Stinger & Griffin Funeral Home. Lovella died on Saturday, August 20, 2016, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Houston, Texas.
A native of Welch, Louisiana and longtime Jasper resident, Lovella enjoyed fishing, hunting, sewing and crocheting. Above all she loved to spend time with her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Edgar Lewis of Jasper; three sons, Bobby Wayne Lewis Sr. & wife Tracy, Thomas Edgar Lewis Sr., and William Allen “Will” Lewis & wife Desiree all of Jasper, TX; one daughter, Cynthia “Cindy” Widner & husband Kenny of Mont Belvieu, Texas; two brothers, Grifford Bertrand of Houston, Texas and Ira Keith Bertrand & wife Jean of Kirbyville, Texas; three sisters, Geraldine West of Pine Prairie, Louisiana; Geneva Brumley of Mauriceville, Texas and Brenda Faye Hensley & husband Pete of Mesquite, Texas; seven grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to:
“Ebenezer Baptist Church”
1277 CR 044
Jasper, Texas 75951
Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home in Jasper, Texas