He was born February 10, 1939 in San Benito, TX to Amos A. and Georgia Irene (Turney) Lewis. He married Patsy A. Grubb on January 19, 1959 in Houston, TX and she died July 27, 2008.
Surviving are 5 children, Keetra (James) Freeman of Sparta, MO, Tina (Henry) Duffield of Glasford, Janice (Tim) Stobaugh of Elmwood, James (Peggy) Lewis of Canton, and David (Amber) Lewis of Peoria Heights; 13 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and brother, Henry Lewis of Houston, TX.
Also preceding him in death were his parents and sister, Patricia Gibbs.
Jr. retired from ADT after 30 years service and then worked as an over the road truck driver.
He attended Trinity Lutheran Church in Canton.
Jr. was a member of Farmington Moose Lodge #1571 and Farmington American Legion Post #140, where he was a past commander from the fall of 2007 until 2010.
He was a US Air Force veteran.
Services will be at 10:00 AM Monday, January 26th at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington where visitation will be from 4 to 6 pm Sunday, January 25th.
Rev. Maureen Stein will officiate.
Burial, with military honors by the Farmington American Legion, will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Farmington.
Memorials may be made to the Farmington American Legion Post #140.
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