Horace Hodges Lewis Sr.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 1:00 AM
Services for Horace Hodges Lewis, Sr. were Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at 2 p.m. from Hope Indian Baptist Church.
The Rev. Shelly Peoples and the Rev. Williamson Isaac officiated. Burial was in the Simon Isaac Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Lewis, 88, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at his home in Walnut Grove.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall Lewis and Martha Johnson Lewis; son, Gary Lee Lewis; brothers, Prentiss Lewis, Bert Lewis, Houston Lewis, Lee Lewis, Jim Lewis and Jack Willis; sisters, Liza Denson, Ester Mae Willis and Belfree Denson; and one great-grandson.
Survivors include his wife, Vanida Isaac Lewis; daughters, Mavis Steve, Zula Jim, Nancy Mae Denson, Sandra Morris and Sally Wesley; sons, Larry Lewis, Horace Lewis, Jr., Frederick Lewis and Howard Lewis; sister, Rosa Lee Sockey; 24 grandchildren; 63 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Richard John, Warren Dixon, Norman Shumake, Willard Willis, Josh Jim, Damon Bell, Dewey Morris, Neal Vaughn and Vandell Vaughn.