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Thelma Newby Lewis
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Birth: May 16, 1945
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 2011
South Boston
Halifax County
Virginia, USA

Thelma Newby Lewis of 1135 Lewis Ferrell Road, South Boston died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011 at Halifax Regional Hospital.

Born in Halifax County on May 16, 1945, she was 65 at the time of her death.

She was the daughter of the late Floyd Lee Newby Sr. and Ida Dalton Newby and was married to the late Warner Lee Lewis.

She was a member of the Arbor Baptist Church where she was a former choir member. She was a retired employee of Sunshine Mills.

Mrs. Lewis is survived by a daughter, Tammy Lewis Doss and husband, Jimmy of South Boston and two sons, Scott Lewis and wife, Vickye and Danny Lewis, all of Cluster Springs and five grandchildren, Casey Doss and Kirsten Doss of South Boston, Ashley Lewis and Adam Lewis of South Boston and Kayla Lewis of Mt. Airy, N.C. Also surviving are one sister, Lissie Mae Lewis and one brother, Clifton Newby and wife Alice, all of Vernon Hill.

A funeral for Mrs. Lewis will be held Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 2 p.m at Arbor Baptist Church with the Rev. Larry Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Powell Funeral Home on Tuesday from 7-8:30 p.m. and at other times at the home of Tammy and Jimmy Doss, 1135 Lewis Ferrell Road, South Boston.

For memorials please consider the Arbor Baptist Church, the Oak Level Volunteer Fire Department or the Halifax County Cancer Association. On-line condolences may be made at
Family links: 
  Floyd Lee Newby (1912 - 1973)
  Ida Green Dalton Newby (1917 - 1996)
  Lissie Mae Newby Lewis (1936 - 2015)**
  Clifton Bennie Newby (1942 - 2011)*
  Thelma Newby Lewis (1945 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Arbor Cemetery
South Boston
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Created by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65608196


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