Mary Cannie Lewis, 95, of Joaquin, passed away Sunday, March 13, 2016, at her residence.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 15, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. David Long and Bro. Richard Hinton officiating. Interment will follow at Jackson Cemetery in Joaquin.
Mrs. Lewis was born November 12, 1920, in Joaquin, Shelby County, to William Thomas Hinton and Virgie Ann Taylor Hinton. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting and gardening. Mrs. Lewis was a loving Christian mother and grandmother.
She is survived by
Jo Ann Walla of Tyler
Mary Koonce and husband, Bruce, of Center
Joyce Lewis Richards of Friendswood
Jamie Walla Richardson and husband, Mark, of Amarillo
David Koonce and wife, Angela, of Center
Kathy Nichols of Center
Kristi Holt and husband, John, of Center
Candice Richards of Friendswood
Ryan Richardson and wife, Katarina, of Charlotte, North Carolina
Robert Richardson of Kingsville
Cody Nichols and Holly Davis of Lufkin
Taylor Nichols of Center
James Holt of Center
Kamryn Holt of Center
Aleister Schotz of Wisconsin
Riordan Schotz of Friendswood
Great Great Granddaughter: Laityn Nichols of Lufkin
T.O. Hinton of Lumberton
Jimmy Hinton and wife, Margie, of Joaquin
Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends
Preceded in death by
Husband: James E. Lewis
Grandson: Walter James Walla
Parents: William Thomas Hinton and Virgie Ann Taylor Hinton
Sons-in-law: Walter John Walla, Steve D. Richards
Sisters: Syble Duke Hooper, Doris Bush Dickie
Brother: Warren Hinton
Pallbearers will be Cody Nichols, Freeman Nichols, John Holt, Larry Miller, Buren Lowe, Ken Kay, Darrell Alford, Bob Howard and James Holt. Honorary pallbearers will be Sammy Arnold, Wayne Ponder, Johnny Wayne Gray and James Howell.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Jackson Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, 869 FM 2608, Center, Texas 75935.