Brief Description: A variety of medical items from Jerry Lee Lewis’s personal possessions. Included are two hospital stay wrist bands, an Aftra insurance card, a Blue Cross / Blue Shield wallet identification card, a health fund card and a prescription written on a foreign doctor prescription pad.
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.