Wednesday, May 22, 2013 1:00 AM
Lewis Clarence Warren, 55, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013, at VA Medical Center in Jackson. Family and friends gathered at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Briar Hill Baptist Church in Florence with a memorial service at 11 a.m.
Mr. Warren was born Sept. 3, 1957, in Shreveport, La. and raised in Philadelphia. He was a disabled Veteran of the U.S. Army and spent 25 years in Texas where he managed stores and owned and operated his own golf shop. He has lived in Florence since 2008. He was an avid golfer and sports enthusiast and was a very family oriented man.
Mr. Warren is preceded in death by his father, Carlis Everett Pinson; his grandson, Francis Pete, Jr.; and by his father-in-law, Richard Tesch.
He is survived by his wife, Vicky Warren of Florence; mother, Sara Pinson of Florence; mother-in-law, Orla Tesch of Frederic, Wis.; son, Frankie (Debra) Christinsen of Byram; daughter, Cassie Pete of Pearl; brothers, David Pinson of Learned, Pete Pinson of Clinton; sisters, Ginny Seep of Philadelphia and Linda Gilbert of Little Rock; and grandchildren, Mikell, Blake, and Staysha Christensen of Byram.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.chancellorfuneralhome.com.