Aleene Ruth Lewis
May 15, 1926 - January 3, 2020
Services for Aleene Lewis will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Hilliard Funeral Home, with visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. A graveside service will follow at Union Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Mike Calhoun officiating.
Aleene Ruth Smith Lewis was born May 15, 1926 in Smith County. She had been a resident of Van since 1980, formerly living in Seagoville. She was a wonderful mother and homemaker, and member of First Baptist Church of Van.
Mrs. Lewis passed away at the age of 93 on January 3, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents, Homer Edward Smith and Myrtle Fannie Braly Smith; brothers, Alvin Smith, Ralph Smith, and Billy Smith; sister, Mildred Hudgens; and step-daughter, Nelda Morgan.
Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Jerry Lewis of Van; her three children, Jimmie Fleming (Rhonda) of Garland, Kathy Lewis of Van, and Talana Chang (Andy) of Garland; step-daughter, Lois Dean Bowles of Van; brother, Leo Smith (Viola) of Lindale; sister, Elouise Clower (Johnny) of Grand Saline; grandchildren, David Fleming, John Fleming (Christi), Jordan Jackson, and Maegan Jackson; step-grandchildren, Amanda Moore (Larry) and Elvis Raymond (Tracey); great-grandchildren, Samantha Fleming, Steven Fleming, Christine Fleming, Noah Jackson, and Devon Baker; and step-great-grandchildren, Jesse Woods, Blake Raymond, and Brooke Raymond.