Alpha “Merle” Lewis, 88, of Effingham, died at 2:05 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014 at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital, Effingham.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Wednesday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham with entombment in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service Wednesday morning at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. www.bauerfh.com