Graveside services for Mrs. A.Z. Lewis will be held 3 P.M., on Saturday, June 9, 2012 at Newton Masonic Cemetery with Rev. Ed Saunders officiating.
Visitation will be held from 1 P.M. - 2:30 P.M. on Saturday at the funeral home.
Newton County Funeral Home South, 100 Old Highway 15 Loop, Newton, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Lewis, 95 of Newton, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus.
She was a homemaker and a member of Newton United Methodist Church.
Survivors include: her daughter: Dale Lewis Welch, and her husband, Paul C. Welch of Starkville; her granddaughter: Regina L. Welch of Tupelo; her grandson: Major James P. "Jamey" Welch, and his wife: Leslie Welch of Fort Irwin, CA; her great-grandchildren: Anna Dale Franks, Alla Kirklynn "Ally" Franks, Nicholas Allen Welch, and MacKayla Josephine Welch; her sister: Mamye Alice Weir Thames, and her husband, Reginald Thames of Decatur; and her brother: Jim Christie Weir, and his wife, Louise Weir of College Grove, TN
A number of nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her husband: Henry Graves Lewis, Jr.; her parents: Levi E. Weir and Zelphia Mooney Weir; and her brothers: Waddie T. Weir, Levi E. Weir, Jr., and Davis Mooney Weir.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to Newton United Methodist Church, 600 Decatur St., Newton, MS 39345.
In the event of inclement weather, the service will be held at the funeral home chapel.
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