Shania Marie Lewis

GALESBURG — Shania Marie Lewis, 23, of Galesburg died at 8:46 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020, at her home. Death was unexpected.

She was born April 16, 1996, at Coffeyville to Billy Ray Lewis Jr. and Tammy Louise (Stevens) Lewis. She grew up in Galesburg and graduated from Cherryvale High School in 2014.

Her places of employment included Grandview Products, Country Mart, Mental Health of Independence and the past four years at Pamps Gas Station in Galesburg. She loved being with her baby and was a loving mother. She also enjoyed drawing, helping her parents and Ryan on the farm, planting flowers and decorating the house for holidays.

Surviving are her fiancé, Ryan Smith; a son, Case Ryan Smith; her parents, Billy and Tammy Lewis of Galesburg; a brother, Billy Ray Lewis III of Galesburg; a half-sister, Amanda Jo Harris of Chanute; her paternal grandmother, DeEtta Lewis of Galesburg; and her maternal grandparents, Clifford and Janice Stevens of South Coffeyville, Oklahoma.

Her paternal grandfather, Billy Lewis Sr., preceded her in death May 13, 2019.

Because of the current restrictions on gatherings, a private funeral will be on Friday at Carson-Wall Funeral Home in Parsons. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Galesburg. Friends are welcome to sign the register at the funeral home from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Memorials are suggested to an education fund for her son, Case (checks should be made to Billy Lewis), and may be left at or mailed to the funeral home, Box 942, Parsons, KS 67357.

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