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Lawanda Kay Lovell, age 31

Lawanda Kay Lovell, 31, of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away on October 19, 2019.  She was born in Phenix City, Alabama to Michael and Donna Lewis on April 1, 1988.

She was a loving mother, daughter, sister, and friend to everyone that knew her and she always wore a smile.  She loved to spend time with her babies, family, fur-babies and friends; she loved outdoors and adventures.  She was very excited to finish college at Pulaski Technical College in the near future.

She is preceded in death by her sister Ashley Lewis; aunt Brenda Lackey Shelton; great-grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Roy Lackey; grandfather Calvin Lewis, Sr.; grandmother Margaret Foster and daughter’s father Derrick Williams.

Lawanda leaves behind to cherish her love and memories, her children Erika Lakay Williams, Casey Mark Lovell and Michael Darrell Lovell; her mother Donna Kay Lewis and father Michael Ralph Lewis, Sr.; her siblings Michael Ralph Lewis, Jr., Michael Paul Lewis, Sheena Michelle Tijerina, and Darla Nicole Blackstock; her grandmother Mary McGonigal; grandfather Dale Lackey; aunt and uncles Wanda Cooper, Roy Lewis, Calvin Lewis, Jr., Raymond Lackey, and Terry Lackey; her fur-babies Boss Lady, Mojo, Mattie and her boyfriend Greg Burks, son of Andre and Makinzie Dobbins. She will also be missed by many friends and extended family members.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the funeral home.

Visitation will be on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400

Funeral service will be Friday, October 25, 2019 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home with burial at Serenity Gardens, Jacksonville, Arkansas.

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  • Linda Lievsayet Posted October 23, 2019 4:56 PM

    So sorry for you and your family. I knew her when she was younger. She was friends with my daughter Crystal Cummings back when they were younger. I know what you’re going through. May God wrap his arms around you and your family. May he being you comfort. Fly with the Angels and Rip.

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:14 PM

      Thank you so much for the kind words.Being LaWanda MoMA has been one of my greatest gifts, I still struggle with her not being here every day.. This is not how it’s supposed to be. No parent should ever have to lay their babies to rest.

  • Peyton Jones Posted October 23, 2019 6:51 PM

    I’m so sorry to your family. I knew her from Casey and she raised a really good kid I hope everyone gets threw this and she’s in a good place right now and god will get you threw this and may god be with you

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:16 PM

      Thank you for your kind words.

  • Kimberly and Brandon Posted October 23, 2019 8:08 PM

    She will be truly missed she was always sooo sweet and respectful. I just can’t believe she’s gone fly high baby girl love you

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:18 PM

      Thank you for your words,
      Missing my Babygirl…

  • Kyle Holloway Posted October 23, 2019 8:52 PM

    So sorry for y’alls loss she will be deeply missed by many prayers for family and friends rest in peace Lawanda

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:20 PM

      Thank you for your kind words. Missing my little girl

  • Kristina Lacus-Smith Posted October 23, 2019 9:05 PM

    I haven’t seen Lawanda since I was a little girl but Sheena n Lawanda were my best friends as a child n I am so sorry to know she is no longer with us … I missed her n Sheena a lot over the years n Will continue to do so forever now…

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:21 PM

      Long time since I have seen or heard from you.. how are you. Thank you for your kind words.
      Missing my little girl.

  • Kathie Norris Posted October 23, 2019 9:18 PM

    We are very sorry for your lose Lawanda was a sweet spirt that blessed our family with Casey and Micheal . May the Lord heal your broken hearts til the day you meet again.
    Kathie Norris and Norma Davis

    • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:22 PM

      Thank you for your kind words,

  • Crystal longhibler Posted October 23, 2019 9:24 PM

    You will be greatly missed. You were such a great friend and mother. Wish we was able to hang out more. Until we meet again..Love you dearly…

  • Jeff shelton Posted October 23, 2019 9:53 PM

    Caint beleive your gone. Seems like yesterday you were running around you amber and shena . i will wlays cherrish the memories i have of you. Gone way to young . there are so many people that you have touched . you are truly a angel. God jas another angel .not going to say good bye. Going to see you again. Love you lawanda and you will be truly missed. . uncle jeff

  • Tammie Boucher smith Posted October 24, 2019 2:02 AM

    Aunt Tammie loves you honey as tears roll down my cheeks I hope you rest in the stars another star has gone to soon please tell James I love him and miss him he’s watching for you to get therer

  • Paula Lovell Posted October 24, 2019 4:20 AM

    RIP. My heart goes out to the family. Especially the kids. May God bless you all and give you peace and comfort.

  • Terri Hebert Posted October 24, 2019 12:02 PM

    You will be miss and my prayers out to her and her family. May God be with you.

  • Jess (Margaret and Terry Weeks daughter) Posted October 24, 2019 7:45 PM

    My heart is heavy. I wish we were able to keep in touch more through out the years. I miss you all so dearly! I love you all ! I am so sorry for your loss! I will forever cherish every memory. ♡ I love you all beyond bookooz and an immeasurable amount more!

  • Lila Higgs Posted October 24, 2019 8:16 PM

    Donna Kay
    Your entire family is in my thoughts and prayers!
    I know the pain of losing a child. May God give your family comfort and peace at this time. I dont know if you remember me or not….. I am Gary’s ex

  • Natasha cottrill Posted October 25, 2019 8:23 PM

    My prayers and love go out to the family, but more out to those kids, I am so glad I got to know her, she may had her struggles but she was a great lady and will be miss a lot..

  • Michelle Mutton Posted October 25, 2019 9:11 PM

    It’s been a long time since I last saw or talked to Lawanda but she was such a sweet person and my prayers go out to her family in this difficult time

  • Steven mfn dodson Posted October 29, 2019 5:53 AM

    Man fun size u really made me speachless I love u n will miss u more hold it down 4 me till I see u again

  • Audrey bacher Posted December 10, 2019 12:37 PM

    She was a good aunt,mother,and more she really was she is in a better place she was the best aunt love u.

  • Donna Lackey-Lewis Posted January 28, 2020 7:29 PM

    Lila, yes I remember you, thank you for your kind words, sorry it has take me so long to reply , my heart is so heavy, some days I feel I can’t even breath, I will never be the same without her, LaWanda was not only my baby girl she was my Best friend. My Whole WORLD. I’m just lost

  • Erika Williams Posted February 26, 2020 3:26 PM

    i miss her so much and i think about her all the time

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