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Geraldine Lewis, 95, of Midland, formerly of Big Spring, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in a Midland nursing home. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 27, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring with the Rev. Bob Porterfield officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home in Big Spring.
Geraldine was born Jan. 29, 1919, in Annona, Texas and married Alton Lewis Feb. 22, 1936, in Ackerly, Texas. He preceded her in death Feb. 6, 1983.
She moved to the Vincent community in 1952 and to Big Spring in 1963. She then moved to Midland in 2002 to be near her children. She loved to hoe cotton and work word find puzzles. Her greatest joys in life were all her grandchildren. Geraldine had a strong faith in God and is now resting in His presence.
Survivors include one son, Eugene Lewis and wife, Molly of Midland; three grandchildren, D. Lewis, Monica Threlkeld and husband, William, all of Midland, and Eric Lewis of Moore, Okla.; six great-grandchildren, SSgt. Shannon Murray and wife, Megan of Okinowa, Japan, Kara Wagner and husband, Jeremy of Gardendale, Zackary Lewis of Midland, Skye Lewis and Caleb Lewis, both of Moore, Okla., and Max Threlkeld and wife, Molly of Santa Cruz, Calif.; and five great-great-grandchildren, Laityn Wagner, Dalton Wagner, Easton Wagner, Ayslyn Murray and Levi Murray.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Edgar Creel and Ira Lela Martin Creel; three brothers, Martin Creel, Jack Creel and Virgil Creel; and a sister, Maurine Chadwick.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com