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Ferol Jeannine (Jefferson) Lewis

Ferol Jeannine (Jefferson) Lewis, 88, of Iola, TX; passed away on September 25, 2017 in Iola, TX. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Bedias, TX and the burial followed at Pankey Cemetery in Bedias, TX.  Blane Trant officiated.
Jeannine was born on June 30, 1929 in Jewett, TX to Frank and Beulah (McFadden) Jefferson.  She graduated from Jewett High School in 1946, and attended Massey Business College. In 1948 Jeannine went to work at Southwestern Bell and left there in 1953 to take care of her first of four children. She went back to work in 1974 in Southland Corporation after her youngest child was in 4th grade. Jeannine left Southland in 1975 and went to work for the Pasadena Independent School District in the accounting department until she retired in January 1993.
Preceded in death by her parents; her husband,   George Hilery Lewis, Jr.; her daughter-in-law, Cindy Lewis; her two brothers and her five sisters.
Survived by her children; George Wayne Lewis, John Patrick Lewis, Cynthia Trant and husband, James Ray, and Harold Lewis and wife, Cindy; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and a host of other loving relatives, and friends.
Serving as pallbearers are:  Robert White, Seth Lewis, Jason Trant, Jeffrey Trant, Mike McKown, and Dennis Klecka.
Day Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville, TX was in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Pankey Cemetery Association.

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