Lewis Marrs passed away October 1, 2012, after suffering a stroke in August, 2011. He was born February 14, 1932 in Fowler, Kansas to Edith and Chester Marrs.
In 1969 he moved from Rapid City, South Dakota, to Phoenix, Arizona, where he enjoyed playing golf for many years.
On September 23, 1952, he married Shirley Handy. She survives with a son, Stephen, and daughter, Michael, and four grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents, two infant brothers and Roscoe, who was killed in World War II.
Other survivors are brothers, Lloyd and Richard of Fowler, Irvin (Beefy) of Montezuma, sisters, Pauline Golden, Oakhurst, Oklahoma, and Ella Mae Marrs of Greensburg.
Memorial serves were held October 6, 2012, at the Faith United Methodist Church in Phoenix, where he was a longtime member. Memorials may be sent to the church at 8640 N. 19th St., Phoenix, AZ 85021.
Condolences may be sent to: Shirley Marrs, 11050 N. Madison Dr., Sun City, AZ 85351.