Graveside services for Thelma Bertha Waldon Lewis, 81, of Leland will be at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Hollandale City Cemetery. She passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at her home. Arrangements are under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Leland.
Mrs. Lewis was born May 24, 1938 in Darlove, MS and graduated from Hollandale High School in 1956. She married Robert Earle Lewis on January 23, 1957 and he preceded her in death in July 2015. She worked as a telephone operator through the late 1950’s and starting in 1960 she became a homemaker. Mrs. Lewis always served others, whether it was family, neighbors, or church. She loved animals, especially cats, and felt a calling to them.
She is survived by two sons, Robert Daryl Lewis and Jeffrey Earle Lewis.
The family wishes to extend special thanks to caregivers, Sara Jones, RN and CNA Melinda Shaw who made her last days comfortable.
There will be a visitation from 10:00-11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Boone Funeral Home, Leland.