Mrs. Betty Lewis, formerly Betty Cornish departed this life July 4, 2017. Wife of the late Alvin R. Lewis, Jr.; mother of Armelia Evans (Eric), Arnel Lewis (Madeline), and William "Billy" Lewis; daughter of the late Ellsworth Cornish and the late Florence Wimberly; sister of Virginia Pauls, Simone Sewell, the late Albert Cornish, Ellsworth Cornish, Jr., and Doris Seeney; also leaves to cherish 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild, a host of other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Lewis worked for DuPont Co., for several years as a Secretary.
She was also a member of The Cathedral of Fresh Fire for over 25 years; serving as a Deaconess and former President of The Cathedral Choir. She was also President of the Residents Council for WHA Herlihy Apartments, member of the Mayor's Advisory Board, AA Prices Run Group, and more.
Funeral 11AM Sat., July 15th at The Cathedral of Fresh Fire, 2300 Northeast Blvd., Wilm, DE; viewing 9-11am only. Burial 10am Mon., July 17th in Gracelawn Memorial Park