Barbara J. Lewis, 72, a native of Lafayette and a resident of Franklin, died Saturday, February 4, 2012, at 9:31 p.m., in Lafayette at her daughter’s residence.

Visitation will be at Triumph Baptist Church Saturday, February 11, 2012, from 10 a.m. until funeral at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the Franklin Cemetery.

Barbara leaves to cherish her memories a son, Jarvis Jackson Sr. of Griffin, Georgia; six daughters, Gwen Roberson of Lafayette, Barbara Jackson, Jackie Johnson and Karen Johnson, all of Houston, Texas, Marilyn Philpot of Jackson, Mississippi and Rachel Jackson of Franklin; one extended daughter, Mrs. Edward (Schuntel) Turner of New Orleans; four stepsons, Michael (Cheryl) Lewis of Franklin, Frankie (Carolyn) Lewis of Dallas, Texas, Don Lewis and Willis (Dude) Lewis of Redwood, California; six brothers, Jessie (Veronica) Davis and Charles (Marva) W. Scott of Houston, Texas, John (Alice) Jack and Michael Scott, both of Seattle, Washington, Harry Scott of Spokane, Washington; and Charlie W. Scott of Baton Rouge; three sisters, Martha Polidore of Franklin, Mrs. Eddie (Shirley) Williams of Houston, Texas and Joyce Davis of Seattle, Washington; a godchild; 12 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.

Jones Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please visit to send condolences to the family.

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