Nadene Lewis

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Nadene Lewis

Nadene Lewis Born: March 14, 1923 Entered Eternal Rest on February 28, 2019 in Purcell, OK.
Nadene Dillard Lewis went to be with her Lord on February 28, 2019 at age 95 after battling cancer.
Nadene was born to Jess and Rosa Dillard on March 14, 1923 in Ireton, OK and grew up in the country outside of Alex, OK with her siblings, Dank, Mozell, Otsie, Raymond, and J.E.
She met her husband, Leonard Lewis in 1942 and they were married in Verden, OK in 1943. They moved to Washington, OK where they farmed and raised cattle. They joined the Church of Christ in Washington, OK where Nadene held an unwavering faith in God for more than 70 years. They later relocated to Alex, OK where they continued ranching. Nadene and Leonard were married until his death in 1980. Nadene loved taking car trips with her brothers and sisters, gardening, canning, planting flowers, quilting, fishing and playing dominoes in her spare time. She loved her family and was deeply loved and brought immense joy to everyone around her. Nadene also had a great sense of humor.
Nadene joins her husband Leonard Lewis in Heaven, along with her Mother and Father, Rosa and Jess Dillard, her brother Othel "Dank" Edward Dillard, sister Margaret Mozell Hunter, sister Otsie Ellen Romo Horne, and brother Raymond "Son" Dillard and many other family members and friends. She is survived by one brother Jess "J.E." Dillard and his wife Gerrie of Borger, TX, and many, many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Nadene will be forever remembered and loved by all her family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests, in Nadene's honor, that you send donations to her beloved Church of Christ, 25012 Johnson Ave., Purcell, OK 73080, Attn: Aaron Criswell, and to also hug your children, tell your better half that you love them, make amends with someone who angered you, wave to your neighbor, be a better person, a better friend, a better parent, a better son or daughter, and look forward to tomorrow while living for today!
A memorial service will be held on March 23rd at 10:30am at her beloved Church of Christ, 115 W. Morehead Ave., Washington, OK 73093.
Published on March 13, 2019
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