(ROANOKE) The funeral for Samuel Leonard "Skinny" Lewis, 87, of Roanoke will be Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at noon at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Steve Williams, Bro. Keith Benefield and Bro. S.T. Janney officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday before services begin.
Mr. Lewis died Sunday, July 5, at Traylor's Nursing Center.
A Wehadkee native, Mr. Lewis was born April 11, 1933, the son of Franklin Pierce and Eula Costley Lewis. He was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church and a self-employed mechanic.
Survivors include his wife, Darthy Lewis of Roanoke; daughter, Pam Williams (Steve) of Roanoke; two sons, Terry Lewis (Jackie) of LaGrange, Ga.,, and Michael Lewis (Anne) of Roanoke; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents; wife and mother of his children, Jo Anne Lewis; son, Samuel Joe Lewis; sister, Rachel Pinkard; and brothers, Frank Lewis, Tommy Jack Lewis, Lonnie B. Lewis, Edward Lewis and Winfred Lewis.
Pallbearers will be Colt Tipton, Ryan Hart, Justin Fambro, Tim Pollard, James Clegg, Paul Lewis and Mike Potts.
Memorials may be floral, or donations may be made to the Community Studies Class at Handley High School-100 Tiger Circle, Roanoke, AL, c/o Cadie Tipton or Merredith Sears. Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.