Teri Jean Lewis, 48, daughter of Gene and Judy (Evans) Strong, was born July 23, 1965 in Houston, Missouri. She passed away on March 21, 2014 in Springfield, Missouri.
Teri grew up in Cabool, Missouri, and graduated from Cabool High School in 1983.
She met Lloyd Lewis in Houston, and they were married June 30, 1990. Teri and Lloyd made their home in Summersville, Missouri, for a few years until moving to Houston.
Teri is survived by her husband, Lloyd of the home; her parents, Gene and Judy Strong of Elk Creek, Missouri; her grandmother, Pauline Matthis of Cabool; two sisters, Paula and boyfriend Nathan of Seymour, Missouri, and Tammy Boileau and husband Ron of Strafford, Missouri; and three nephews and one niece.
Teri enjoyed doing crafts. She wove baskets, made jewelry, and knitted. Many of her handmade crafts were shared with family and friends. She made each item with love and giving them away was the way she shared that love with others.
Teri was a kind and loving woman and will be missed by those who knew and loved her best.
There are no services planned at this time.
Cremation was under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.