Ouida C Lewis
December 3, 1924 – March 28, 2018
Ouida Chapman Lewis, 93 , of Brownwood, Texas, passed away March 28, 2018. She was born in Myra, Texas on Dec. 3, 1924. Ouida graduated from Grand Prairie High School.
She was married to Spencer R. Lewis on Jan. 24, 1947. They were married 53 years until his death in 2000.
Ouida worked for the U.S. Army and the United Nations as a clerk-typist, and as an office manager for a neighborhood medical clinic in Grand Prairie for many years.
She was a longtime member of the Grand Prairie Garden Club, and had a passion for horticulture and genealogy.
She is survived by daughter Leigh Lewis Barr of Brownwood, Texas; son Jay B. Lewis and daughter Melissa Connelly, both of Austin; grandsons Alistair Lewis of Austin and Chance Barr of Early; grand-daughter Marilyn Connelly of Austin; great-grandsons Korbin Barr of Early, and Jack Lewis and Samuel Lewis, both of Austin; great-granddaughters Jensen Barr of Early and Julia Lewis of Austin; and niece Pama Monfries of Austin, as well as several other nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, in the First Baptist Church of Grand Prairie, where she was a lifelong member.
PALLBEARERS Jay Lewis, Active Alistair Lewis, Active Chance Barr, Active Korbin Barr, Active Jim Connelly, Active Luke Monfries, Active
- Leigh Lewis Barr, Daughter
- Jay B. Lewis, Son
- Melissa Connelly, Daughter
- Alistair Lewis, Grandson
- Chance Barr, Grandson
- Marilyn Connelly, Granddaughter
- Korbin Barr, Great Grandson
- Jack Lewis, Great Grandson
- Samuel Lewis, Great Grandson
- Jensen Barr, Great Granddaughter
- Julia Lewis, Great Granddaughter
- Pama Monfries, Niece
- Jay Lewis, Active
- Alistair Lewis, Active
- Chance Barr, Active
- Korbin Barr, Active
- Jim Connelly, Active
- Luke Monfries, Active
- Visitation Tuesday, April 3, 2018
- Memorial Service Wednesday, April 4, 2018