Funeral services for Kerry Ann (Lewis) Lilley, 53 of Early will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 10 at Salt Creek Baptist Church in Early, Jimmie Mize officiating. Burial will follow at the Salt Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 9 at Heartland Funeral Home, 303 Early Blvd in Early.
Kerry Ann (Lewis) Lilley, loving mother, grandmother, daughter and sister, went to be with our Lord Jesus Christ while in her sleep on May 6, 2017.
Kerry was born on Nov. 22, 1963 in Dallas County to James and Linda (Ehrke) Lewis. She was the youngest of four siblings. She attended school in Brownwood, and was a member of the Acapella Choir and Lionettes’ Drill Team. She graduated from Brownwood High School in 1982. She graduated from Howard Payne University in 1997 with a degree in education. Kerry grew-up in and was a long-time member of Salt Creek Baptist Church in Early. She loved to sing gospel hymns, and enjoyed sharing that gift with others. Kerry really valued the love of her family and friends. She was very proud of her sons and where they are today.
Kerry is survived by her mother, Linda Lewis of Early; two sons, Brice Waterman and his wife Shanna of Jacksonville, Florida and Cody Lilley and his wife Chelsea and her son Beaux of Pearland: brother, Mike and his wife Judy Ruth Lewis of Burnet: siste,r Judy D. Layton of Brownwood; and brother, Matt and his wife Charlotte Lewis of San Angelo. Nephews and nieces are Chuck Murphy and his wife Beth, Jameson Lewis, Luke Lewis, Carson Lewis, Lauren and her husband Travis White and Samantha Lewis. Great nieces are Addison and Audrey and great nephew Aiden Murphy. Uncles and aunts include Jack and Gaenell Ehrke of Blanket and CE and Faye Lewis of North Richland Hills. She also had numerous cousins.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Salt Creek Baptist Church, or your favorite charity. Online memorials can be left at heartlandfuneralhome.net.