Wilbur E. Lewis, age 90, of Newport, went to be with his
Lord on Sunday, July 14, 2013, at Newport Health and Rehab.
Mr. Lewis was
a member of First Baptist Church, World War II Veteran, and a former employee
of American Enka and Bush Brothers and Company retiring in 1986.
preceded in death by his parents Earl and UnaV (Taylor) Lewis; wife of 59 years
Margaret H Lewis daughter Wanda Lewis Barnett; granddaughters Tammie D Williams
and Ruth Ann Lewis; grandson Jerry L. Lewis; sister Beatrice Lewis; brothers
James Edward Lewis and Albert Sidney Lewis.
Mr. Lewis is survived by two
sons and one daughter-in-law: Charles Wayne Lewis of San Tan Valley, Arizona
and Roger and Tammy Lewis of Newport; son-in-law James C. Barnett of White
Pine; three sisters and three brothers-in-law Ruby and T.I. Marion of Newport,
Jean and Roy Soper of Southern Pines, North Carolina, and Linda and Richard
Owens of Newport; grandchildren Michael Williams, Regina Turner, and Gerae Van
Dyke; great-grandcildren Jennifer and Scott Large, Casey Turner, Madelyn Lewis,
Jaclyn Lewis, and Kristina Rose Lane; great-great-grandchildren Jeffery Riley
Banks, Wyatt Thomas Banks, and Christina Rose Lane, several nieces, nephews and
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2013
in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Mooty, Dr. Charlie Boggan and Dr.
Rich Lloyd officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. prior to
the funeral service. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday,
July 20, 2013, in Union Cemetery.
Family and friends may sign the guest
register online at www.manesfuneralhome.com
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