Interesting ensemble including a business card from Jerry Lee’s personal manager, birth announcement of daughter Phoebe Lewis, jewelry purchase receipts from Woolco of Memphis, a 45 record purchase receipt from Popular Tunes of Memphis and a 1982 Lincoln document from Capital Chevrolet of Nashville.
Divorce documents from appointed referee, regarding Jerry Lee’s 4th marriage to Jaren Elizabeth Gunn Lewis (Pate). Dated November 20, 1980, these documents illustrate Jerry Lee’s turmultuos “rock n roll” lifestyle within in his personal life. Pate would die on June 9th, 1982 just prior to she and Jerry’s divorce proceedings. The death played out in the press as mysterious, due to the untimeliness of her drowning in a friend’s pool. These documents were found in the possessions of Dick West, Jerry Lee’s bodyguard and manager from 1963 to 1982.
Name of Lot: Original Pencil Drawing of Jerry Lee Lewis
Size: 21″ x 27″
Brief Description: Wonderful pencil drawing of Jerry Lee at the piano, by artist Glen Banse. This was gifted to Jerry Lee for his 55th birthday by Glen and displayed at Jerry Lee’s ranch in Nesbit. Mississippi. Professionally framed. Very good condition.