Pine Crest Funeral Home & Pine Crest Cemetery

1939 Dauphin Island Pkwy, Mobile, AL


Mary Frances Lewis

March 21, 1923September 9, 2019

Mary Frances Lewis “Fran”, 96, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019 in Pensacola, Florida. She was a long-time resident of Mobile, Alabama. Fran loved being with her family – she was big on birthday celebrations. She also loved to travel. Fran was preceded in death by her husband, William Alfred Lewis, Jr.; parents, Piney C. Rowell and Alice Helms Rowell; brother, Earl Rowell; and sisters, Verna Rowell Carter and Lee Sullivan. She is survived by her two sons, Billy (Shirley) Lewis and Gary (Glen) Boutwell; grandsons, Robert Boutwell, Tom Boutwell, Earl Boutwell, and Jason Pugh; granddaughters, Barbara Dorrough, Leacy Lewis, Jennifer Wright; 19 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; as well as nieces, nephews, and other cherished family and friends. Visitation for Fran will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. with a chapel service immediately following at Pine Crest Funeral Home on Dauphin Island Parkway in Mobile. Interment will be in Pine Crest Cemetery.


  • William Alfred Lewis Jr., Husband (deceased)
  • Piney C. Rowell and Alice Helms Rowell, Parents (deceased)
  • Earl Rowell, Brother (deceased)
  • Verna Rowell Carter, Sister (deceased)
  • Lee Sullivan, Sister (deceased)
  • Billy and Shirley Lewis, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Gary and Glen Boutwell, Son and Daughter-in-law


  • Visitation Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Committal Service Saturday, September 14, 2019

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