Obituary: "Joseph H. Lewis Succumbs Here to Long Illness - Father of Mrs. O'Marr and Mrs. Spear Died Thursday. - Joseph Harrison Lewis, 88, the father of Mrs. Louis J. O'Marr and Mrs. W.B. Spear of Sheridan died at his ranch home on the Buffalo Star route Thursday afternoon. he had been in ill health for the past several years. Mr. Lewis was born on August 25, 1848, in Indianapolis, IN, and came to Sheridan 41 years ago to engage in the ranching business. Besides Mrs. O'Marr and Mrs. Spear, Mr. Lewis is survived by his wife, Mrs. Sophia Wallace Lewis, and three sons, R. Paul Lewis of Sheridan, Harry W. Lewis of Birney, and Charles D. Lewis of Los Angeles. Twenty-nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren also survive. Mr. Lewis was a member of the Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Champion Drawing room with the Rev. Oliver Reed officiating."