2013-12-26 / Obituaries

Delma Lewis Jr.

September 6, 1958 - December 16, 2013

Delma Lewis Jr. was born on September 6, 1958 in Giddings, Texas to Delma Lewis Sr. & Wilbert Mae (Shepard) Lewis. He graduated from Giddings High School and was a lifelong farmer and rancher. He treasured the time he was able to spend with his family and enjoyed the computer, watching sports and traveling. Delma always had a close relationship with God and enjoyed reading the bible and attending church.

He passed from this life into his Savior’s arms suddenly the morning of Monday, December 16, 2013 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange.

Delma was preceded in death by his parents, Delma & Wilbert Mae Lewis Sr.; his sister, Deloris Lewis and numerous aunts, uncles and other family members.

He is survived by his two sisters, Catherine Lewis of Giddings and Carolyn Lewis of Giddings; his brother and sisterin law, Jessie & Peggy Lewis of Giddings, as well as a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were Saturday, December 21, 2013 at Sweet Home Baptist Church near Giddings with Rev. R.E. Goins officiating. Burial followed in the Sweet Home Baptist Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were John Bradshaw, John Gentry, Elton Gentry, Norris Bradshaw and Wesley Shepard.

Memorials may be made to the Sweet Home Baptist Church or to the charity of one’s choice.

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