Opal B. Lewis, 88, passed away Sunday, April 25, in Glen Rose.

Her service was held Tuesday at Wiley Funeral Home. Interment was at White Church Cemetery.

Lewis was born April 1, 1922, in Milton to the Rev. Bill and Caralee Southerland Golden. She married Willie Nelson “Bill” Lewis on July 6, 1940, in Fort Towson, Okla. She was a member of Rainbow Baptist Church and enjoyed her family and friends. ?

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on Oct. 26, 1996; sister, Louise Ward; great-grandson, Harley Sinclair; and son-in-law, Richard Prescott.?

Surviving her are children and spouses, Billy Ray and Sandra Lewis of Glen Rose, Judy Prescott of Bedford and Ann and Doug Mitchell of Glen Rose; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; sisters and husbands, Jo and Bob Groves and Mary and Billy Ward Robinson.

Published April 28, 2010

Glen Rose Reporter