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Evelyn Lewis, 95 of Nixa, passed away on July 26, 2022.

Evelyn was united in marriage to Dean Lewis on November 7, 1946. To this union one daughter was born, Alora Jane. Evelyn worked for the US Census Bureau, Asbury Elementary School, and National Pizza Hut Corporate office.

They purchased an RV and began traveling on mission projects with RVICS and SOWERS. They traveled from the Mexican border to Canada. After completing 32 projects, because of health concerns, they decided to purchase a home in Nixa, Missouri to be near family. Evelyn loved to teach children about Jesus at church, summer camp, VBS and backyard bible clubs.

Survivors include daughter & son-in-love, Janie and Danny Hartwell. Grandchildren Alora Hosfield, Daniel (Debbie) Hartwell, Angel (Doug) Michael and Kyle (Tracy) Hartwell. Great-grandchildren: Jonathan (Katie) Hosfield, Hallie (Dustin) Rouse, Andrew, Caleb, Hayley and Maddison Michael, Trinity, and Eleanor Hartwell, Shannon (Randy) Jones. Great-great-grandchildren: Olivia and Wyatt Hosfield, Selbie and James Jones.

A funeral service will be held at 11 A.M., Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.

Burial will follow in Prospect Cemetery, Ozark.

Visitation will be from 10-11 A.M. Tuesday, August 2, 2022 immediately before the funeral at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.