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Elymus Lewis, Taylor Co., KY (1917 - 2011)

She was a member of a respected Taylor Co., KY family and of the the South Campbellsville Baptist Church. She was an employee of the Metzmeier Nursing Home for some 26 years.

Elymus Lewis of Campbellsville, KY, died at 8:26amET, Saturday, April 9, 2011, in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at theParrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Carlton Winters. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmET, Monday, April 11, 2011, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Alan Coy, Vickie Coy, Barry Lewis, Alan Patterson, Josh Patterson, Keith Patterson, and Lenuel Smith.

Elymus Lewis, Taylor Co., KY (1917 - 2011)

Elymus Lewis was the daughter of the late James Allen Ford and Lulu Jones Ford. She was born Tuesday, October 9, 1917, in Taylor Co., KY. She died Saturday, April 9, 2011, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 93 years, and 6 months.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church.

She was an employee of Metzmeier Nursing Home for some 26 years.

She united in marriage to Carl Lewis December 24, 1935. He preceded her in death April 25, 1997.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and one daughter and their spouses: Wendell and Goldie Lewis of Elkhorn, KY; Junior and Brenda Lewis of Shepherdsville, KY; and Rebecca and Dale Patterson of Windsor, KY:

  • Five grandchildren: Alan Patterson and wife, Lilly and Keith Patterson and wife Amy of Windsor, KY; Vickie Coy and husband Alan of Mt. Washington, KY; Barry Lewis of Campbellsville, KY; and Stephen Lewis of Louisville, KY

  • One great-grandson and four great-granddaughters: Josh Patterson, Jenny Patterson, Kelly Patterson, Amanda Lewis and Taylor Lewis

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Pearline Smith.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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