Wednesday 15th of April 1925 - Friday 25th of October 2019
Leoma Lewallen, 94, widow of William Franklin Lewallen passed away Oct. 25, 2019. She was born to the late John Harvey Lovin and Pearl Ann Young Lovin on April 15, 1925 in Tellico Plains, Tennessee. She served Christ Church Cathedral 38 years as church administrator and was a member of NACBA.
Survivors include her three daughters, Kathy Lewallen of Lexington, Karen Bent of Lexington, and Jane East of Lexington; sister Johnanna Hunt; four grandchildren, Kelly and Jason East and Chris Bent and Katie Grice; and seven great-grandchildren, Haven Lunsford, Audrey Pagel, Lauren Babbs, Elizabeth Bent, S.J. Grice, Easton Bent, and Abigail Grice.
In addition to her husband of 51 years and her parents, she was preceded in death by six siblings, Grace Jones, Aubrie Bainbridge, Claude Lovin, Luella Earnest, Norman Lovin, and Aubin Lovin.
Visitation Tuesday from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm, Milward-Southland. Funeral Wednesday at 2:00 pm, Christ Church Cathedral. Burial will follow at Blue Grass Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
Alzheimer’s Association or Faith in Action.