AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. John R. Lewis entered into eternal rest on Friday, January 14, 2011 at MCG Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 22, 2011, 2 p.m., at Ward Chapel AME Church with Rev. James L. Lawson officiating. Interment will be at Forest Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Keysville, Georgia. He leaves to cherish his memories: a wonderful and devoted wife, Mozell Lewis of Augusta, Ga.; four daughters: a devoted daughter, Vickie M. Lewis of Evans, Ga., Tarene N. Lewis, Rebecca C. Evans and Bertha (Landall) Brown, all of Augusta, Ga.; two sons: Edward D. Adams and Calvin L. Lewis of Augusta, Ga.; ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren, all of Augusta, Ga.; four sisters: Carrie B. Wright, Juanita Lewis, Margert Davis, all of Waynesboro, Ga., and Dorthy L. Smith of Salt Lake City, Utah; six brothers-in-law and four sisters-in-law; one special sister-in-law, Annette Griffin of Augusta, Ga.; two special grandchildren, Jasmine J. Harris and Lavenar I. Milton; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The Augusta Chronicle-January 22, 2011