Report: Rep. John Lewis’ Wife Dies

Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) planned to return to Atlanta on Monday after learning that his wife of 44 years, Lillian Miles Lewis, had died, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Correction: The Journal-Constitution updated its original report to say the couple had been married 44 years. This post has been corrected.

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