Rep. Frederica Wilson on the death of Lillian Lewis, the wife of John Lewis. Lillian Lewis was buried today in Georgia.
â€œI am deeply saddened by the passing of Lillian Miles Lewis, my colleague and former college classmateâ€™s wife. Lillian was a devoted spouse and mother, and I am grateful for her contributions to the world as a community leader and lifelong educator. My heartfelt condolences and prayers are with the Lewis family during this difficult time.â€
Congresswoman Frederica Wilson and Congressman John Lewis both attended Fisk University and serve together in the U.S. House of Representatives.