Funeral services announced for Lillian Miles Lewis

8:50 AM, Jan 3, 2013   |    comments
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The late Lillian Miles Lewis with her husband Rep. John Lewis and the late Sen. Ted Kennedy. Lillian Lewis died Dec. 31, 2012. (File Photo)

ATLANTA -- Funeral arrangements for Lillian Miles Lewis, wife of Rep. John Lewis, were announced on Wednesday.

Services will be held on Monday, January 7 at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church.

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The church, located at 407 Auburn Avenue, is where the couple married 44 years ago.

Flowers may be sent to the Willie A Watkins Funeral Home, 1003 Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310 until Sunday, January 6. After Sunday, flowers should be sent to the church.

Memorial donations can be made to the American Kidney Fund on behalf of the late Lewis. Checks can be made out to the American Kidney Fund and mailed to 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.

Donors are asked to include a memo indicating the funds are a memorial donation for Lewis, and should benefit the Georgia AFK office.

Written condolences are also being accepted for Rep. John Lewis and his son John Miles Lewis. They may be mailed to 2015 Wallace Road, Atlanta, GA 30331.

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