Pearlena Sheffield Lewis

Member of Jasper Missionary Baptist Church

Pearlena Sheffield Lewis, 88, of New Waverly, Texas was born Nov.19, 1917 and passed away Dec. 23, 2005.

Services will be held Dec. 29, 2005 at Jasper Missionary Baptist Church at 1 p.m. under the direction of Williams and Sons Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Jasper Memorial Garden. Rev. L.R. Harrison will officiate. Pallbearers will be Mrs. Lewis’ grandsons.

Mrs Lewis was a homemaker and a member of Jasper Missionary Baptist Church. She was also President of the Deaconess Board and Mission Society and Junior Choir Director.

She is survived by her sons; Stanley Barnes, S.T. Lewis and Jesse Lewis, of Houston, James Lewis of Abilene, Jerry Lewis, Jonathan Lewis, Rondell Lewis, and Jonas Lewis, all of New Waverly, daughters; Kay Green, Ella Williams, Annie Marshall of Houston, and Alma Wynne of New Waverly, 32 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.