Walter Edward Lewis Jr., 90, of Lexington died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at his home.
Born July 21, 1923, in Steeles Tavern, he was a son of Walter Edward Lewis Sr. and Ethel Johnson Lewis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Spinner Lewis, and one son, Walter Edward Lewis III.
Mr. Lewis was a member of the First Baptist Church and was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during World War II and was a member of American Legion Post 291 and the PPPs.
Surviving are one daughter, Diane Jackson of Maryland; two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at First Baptist Church in Lexington by the Dr. Louis Grandberry. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Arrangements are being handled by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.