Rep. Lewis Mourns Passing of His Sister
Mrs. Ora Crawley, the oldest sibling of Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), died on Thursday July 27, 2006, in Detroit, Michigan. She was 70 years old. Mrs. Crawley was a native of Alabama but lived in Detroit for many years. She is survived by five brothers other than Rep. Lewis and two sisters. She had two children-one son, Donzell Crawley, and one daughter, Dorothy Crawley Powell. She has 5 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The funeral will be held on Friday August 4th at 11 AM at the Second Ebenezer Baptist Church in Detroit.