Norma Ruth Lewis


    Norma Ruth Lewis of St. James, Missouri was born on November 13, 1931 in St. Louis, Missouri to Jesse and Christina Sewell Bagwell and passed away on Saturday, August,3, 2019 at the age of 87 years.  


    She married Raymond Eugene Lewis on September 22, 1951 in St. James, Missouri.
    Norma worked for 30 years at the California Manufacturing Company in St. James, Missouri.
    She quilted with the church ladies and liked to travel especially to Branson, Missouri. She went to the Navy reunion every year as it was very important to her. She was a native of St. James, Missouri and attended the Christian Church all her life.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Christina Sewell Bagwell; husband, Raymond Lewis on May 2, 2018; one son-in-law, Leroy Ash; one brother, Richard Bagwell; and one nephew, Kevin Wycoff.
    She is survived by one son, Randall S. Lewis and wife Mary of Cuba, Missouri; two daughters, Lana Jean Marcotte and husband Joe of Russellville, Arkansas and Charla Ash of Baton Rouge, Louisana; one sister, Gracie Wycoff of St. James, Missouri; eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with  Alan Wynn officiating.
    Pallbearers were Matthew Marcotte, Patrick Marcotte, Justin Ash, Les Lewis, Sean Jordan and Joe Marcotte.  
    Burial was in the St. James Cemetery.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.