Neomi Azile Lewallen


Neomi Azile Lewallen, 81, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017, in a local hospital.

She was the daughter of the late B. Ella Nichols Prock and John B. Prock. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Russell Lewallen; daughter-in-law, Jill Humbard Lewallen; sister, Clara Anderson; and brothers: Gene, Jimmy and Bobby Prock.

She was retired from Peytons Southeastern with more than 10 years of service. She was a 1954 graduate of Bradley Central High School. She enjoyed quilting and attended the Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Donna Lewallen Lewis and her husband, Joe, of Kempner, Texas; sons: Steve Lewallen and his wife, Carrie Delk Lewallen, and Shawn Lewallen, all of Cleveland; three granddaughters: Christiana Johnson, Summer Schoolcraft and her husband, Randy, and Sheena Lewis, all of Texas; grandsons: Justin Lewis of Texas and Joshua Lewallen of Cleveland; sisters: Bonnie Dalton, Gloria Michaud and her husband, E.J., all of Cleveland; brothers: Charles Prock and his wife, Christine, and Wiley and Gary Prock all of Cleveland; sister-in-law, Ella Prock, also of Cleveland; and a great host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Chapel, with the Rev. Lester Shubert and the Rev. Homer Roberts officiating.

Interment will follow in the Hilcrest Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as casket bearers.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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