SALEM, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Carole Lorraine (Bobo) Lewis, daughter of the late Richard Bobo and Gertrude Bobo-Porterfield, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 3, 2021.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Lewis; stepfather, Willard Porterfield; daughter, Barbara “Buffy” Colleen Sucic; sister, Colleen Jean (Bobo) Stevens and brother, Richard “Bobby” Bobo.
Lorraine was a lifetime entertainer throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee and Florida.
In her senior years, she spent much of her time singing for the Lord at her church. She organized a great ministry, “Singing for the Seniors” at area assisted living facilities. She will be greatly missed there.
Until 2010, she was a property manager for Kwartler Properties, a New Jersey-based company.
She leaves her daughters, Beva (Ken) Zebrasky and Beth Castner, all of Salem, Ohio; stepdaughter, Suzanne Francis of Alliance, Ohio; five grandchildren, Lauren Paterson, Randy (Stephanie) Barnes, Jr., Brianna (Johnny) Allen, Benjamin (Loni) Fultz and Christopher Francis and five great-grandchildren, Canyon Paterson, Hunter, Kylie and Kinsey Allen and Sophie Francis.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Friday, September 10, 2021 at the Church at the Center, 1785 S. Lincoln Avenue, Salem, OH 44460. A memorial service will be held in her honor at 6:00 p.m. at the church following visitation.
She will be laid to rest next to her daughter, in Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Ashtabula, Ohio.
Arrangements handled by Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7 SE, Brookfield, OH 44403. (330-509-3135). Expressions of sympathy may be left for her family at www.bricelandfuneralservice.com.
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A television tribute will air Monday, September 6 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.