Information for Smith Oliver Lewis
29 April, 1862 –
10 January, 1950
From the Caldwell News-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Smith Oliver Lewis
Succumbs in Notus
Home on Tuesday
Smith Oliver Lewis,
father of County Commissioner Ray Lewis, died at his home at
Notus at 11:30 p. m. Tuesday. Services will be at the
Peckham-Dakan chapel at 2:30 p. m. Saturday with Rev. Ford M.
Burtch of Boise and Rev. Irving Frank of Notus officiating.
Interment will be at the Tucker cemetery near Notus.
Lewis was born April 29, 1862, in Canada. He was
From Canada, he went to Columbus Junction, Ia., as a
boy and attained manhood there. He went to Salt Lake
City, Utah, in 1890 and in 1891 there he married Miss Della
Bebb of Salt Lake City. He was employed by the street
car company at Salt Lake City for 11 years. In 1902 he
moved to Notus where he farmed.
Mrs. Lewis died in May of 1923.
Survivors are two sons, Ray O. and Clyde D., of Notus;
a daughter, Elta B. Lewis of Notus; two brothers, Joe
and Frank Lewis of Columbus Junction; 1s grandchildren
and 10 great grandchildren.