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Frances Mix Smith Lewis

May 18, 1917 August 19, 2018
Frances Mix Smith Lewis
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Obituary for Frances Mix Smith Lewis

Frances Mix Smith Lewis, age 101 years, a resident of Elkins, WV departed this life Sunday morning, August 19, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She had been in declining health since May and considered critical for the past three weeks.
She was born Friday, May 18, 1917 at Moyer Hollow, Glenmore Community, Elkins, WV a daughter of the late Henry and Marian Campbell Mix. She was twice married. First, during 1935 to Eugene Harry “Bud” Smith, Sr., who preceded her in death. Second, during 1968 to Jack Lewis, who preceded her in death. Surviving are two daughters, Eugenia “Jean” Smith Phillips of Elkins, and Hazel Ann Czerepinski of Brunswick, GA; nine grandchildren, Kathy Phillips, Jimmy Phillips, Eugene “Buddy” Smith, Jr., Michael Smith, Michael Czerepinski, Steven Czerepinski, Brett Czerepinski, Jack Smith, and Stephanie Simpson; nineteen great grandchildren; and four great great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death are four sons, Eugene Harry “Bud” Smith, Jr., James David Smith, Donald Lee Smith, and Jack Smith; one daughter, Sharon Rae Smith Gutshall; three brothers, Henry Mix, Harvard Mix, and James Mix; and two sisters, Fredia Brown, and Florence Fight.
She attended the schools of Randolph County and graduated night classes as a Licensed Practical Nurse, working at the Golden Clinic and Memorial General Hospital. She was a member of the First Church of Christ, and the Pythian Sisters, Randolph Temple # 77. She enjoyed playing cards at the Elkins Randolph County Senior Center. She enjoyed flowers, and plants especially African violets. She loved traveling and had visited all fifty states as well as several foreign countries. Out of all her travels, Elkins, WV was her favorite place to be.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 6 to 8 PM, Tuesday. Final Rites will be conducted at the funeral home, Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 11 AM. Preaching Minister Jason Brandon will officiate and interment will follow at the Maplewood Cemetery at Elkins, WV.


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Visitation

Tuesday

21

Aug

6:00 PM 8/21/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/21/2018 8:00:00 PM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins
120 First Street Elkins 26241 WV
United States

funeral service

Wednesday

22

Aug

11:00 AM 8/22/2018 11:00:00 AM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins
120 First Street Elkins 26241 WV
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Maplewood Cemetery Final Resting Place

301 Mapleview Drive
Elkins, WV 26241

301 Mapleview Drive Elkins 26241 WV
United States
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