Dateline: July 22, 2004


Services for Lewis L. Foxhall, 88, of Memphis were at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 16, 2004, at the Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church in Clarendon with Rev. Ned Creswell officiating. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home of Memphis.

Mr. Foxhall died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, in Memphis.

He was born on May 18, 1916, in Jacksboro, Texas, to Mr. F.N. and Mrs. Sarah Lyles Foxhall. He graduated from Memphis High School and then attended the University of Texas, graduating in 1940. He attended the University of Texas Law School and then worked for the Texas Attorney Generalís office in Austin.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving in World War II as a pilot of the C-47 troop transports in Europe. He married Lois Sager on October 31, 1949 in Dallas, TX. She preceded him in death on July 16, 1989. Lewis was a retired farmer and rancher and a member of the Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Frank Foxhall, Lesley Foxhall, Ed Foxhall, and Harold Foxhall; and one sister, Emma Foxhall Deaver.

He is survived by one son, Lewis E. Foxhall, M.D., and his wife Barbara of Houston; two daughters, Nene Foxhall Jetton and her husband Steve of Houston and Carol Foxhall Petterson and her husband Pete of Alpine; two grandchildren, Emily Lois Foxhall and Travis Lewis Foxhall, both of Houston.

The family suggests memorials be made to Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church, PO Box 1078, Clarendon, TX, 79226.

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