Susy Murray Lewis

April 25, 1952July 5, 2018

Susy “Cookie” Lewis, 66, of Three Creeks, AR, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House. She was born April 25, 1952 to Grady and Willie Bell Bowen Murray in El Dorado, AR.

She worked as a Certified Nurses Aide for Arkansas Home Health and was a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church.

Cookie is preceded in death by her parents; son, Paul Murphy; two sisters, Carol "Candy" Gathright, Wanda Kinard; and three brothers, Buddy, Robert, and Max Murray.

Survivors include her husband of 21 years, Jimmy Lee Lewis, Sr. of Three Creeks; eight children, Randy Murphy of New York, Kelly Hangley (John) of New York, Allison Murphy of New York, Jimmy Lee Lewis, Jr. of Nashville, AR, Dorothy Lewis of Three Creeks, AR, Michael Lewis (Rhonda) of El Dorado, P.J. Lewis (LeAnne) of Farmerville, LA, Patrick Lewis of El Dorado; twenty-four grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; sister, Theresa Hodge; brother, Terry Murray; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 14th, 2018, at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 825 Salem Rd, Junction City, AR, with Brother Johnny Johnstone officiating. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Young's Funeral Directors.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American SIDS Institute at

An online guest registry will be available at


  • Memorial Service Saturday, July 14, 2018

Susy Murray Lewis

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Anita Ham Markle

July 9, 2018

Cookie was my best friend from childhood. I loved her and her family dearly. She was part of my family and I was hers. We had great times growing up together. I love you Cookie and you will never be forgotten.
Anita Ham Markle