Mrs. Lewis died at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at NHC Health Care.
She was born November 10, 1932, at Trail Hollow, Missouri, to William Ike Alsup and Alma Ruth Young Alsup. On October 15, 1949, she was married at Salem, Arkansas, to Marvin Lewis. In 1987, she retired from International Shoe Company, where she had worked for twenty-three years. She had also worked at Shelby’s Café for several years. She enjoyed doing crafts, playing cards and was a good cook. Mrs. Lewis was a member of the First General Baptist Church of West Plains.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin Lewis, of the family home; two brothers, Dean Alsup, wife, Linda, Franklin, Tennessee and Amos Ray Alsup, wife, Martha, Arcola, Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Charlene Dunlap, Lead Hill, Arkansas and Opal Alsup, Rockford, Illinois; several nieces and nephews; and many friends.
Her parents and one brother, Noah Alsup, precede her in death.
Mrs. Lewis will lie in state from 2:00 p.m., Friday until service time at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Gideon Bible Society, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.