Mrs. Ida Mai French-Ewing, 86, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, March 23, 2008, at NHC Oakwood.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ethel and John French; daughter, Mary Frances Hightower; sisters, Johnella Mayberry and Earleen Wheeler; brothers, Braden, Herchel, and Scott French; and husband, Henry Craig Ewing.
She is survived by her devoted granddaughter, Moneta Nicole Hightower of Franklin; sister, Viola Jones of Chicago; brother, Howard French of Lewisburg; and many nieces and nephews, including Barbara and Charlotte French and Sidney Mayberry of Lewisburg; and a multitude of relatives and friends.
Mrs. French-Ewing will lie in state at the Lewisburg Family Life Center, 426 Heil Ave., from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, March 28. Visitation with the family will be from 9 until 10 a.m., Saturday, March 29, at the 2nd Avenue Church of Christ, followed by services with Brother Michael Brown officiating. Burial will be at Alsup Cemetery in Maury County.
J. B. Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.