Memorial services for Minnie Jane Lewis, 83, Lawrence, KS will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 28, 2015 at First Regular Missionary Baptist Church in Lawrence, KS. Inurnment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Lawrence, KS. She died peacefully at her home with her family at her side on December 23, 2015.
Jane was born May 28, 1932 in Lawrence, KS the daughter of Charles C. and Anna Rose (Payne) Coleman.
She worked for 22 years as a customer service representative for Southwestern Bell.
Jane married Robert E. Lewis on July 2, 1987 in Lawrence, KS. He preceded her in death on December 28, 2009.
She is survived by her daughter, Belinda K. Denson of Hampton, Virginia; a son, Martin T. “Marty” Brown of Lakeside, CA; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Larry Coleman of Lawrence, KS and Charles Coleman of Rio Vista, CA; two sisters, Nina Gordon of North Carolina and Georgia Belle of Lawrence, KS. She was preceded in death by her daughters Selma Southard and Cheryl Brown.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the American Cancer Society or to the National Organization for Rare Disorders to help with research for Cold Agglutinin and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com.