Rev William Herman Lewis

Rev William Herman Lewis

New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Death 9 May 1974 (aged 53)
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 56883133 · View Source
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Wilmington Morning Star, May 11, 1974

Leland, N.C. -- Rev. W. Herman Lewis, age 53, of Route 2, Leland, died Thursday in the New Hanover Memorial Hospital following a long illness. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm, Sunday. Elah Baptist Church, with Rev. Arthur Waisner, Rev. Darrell Chapman, and Rev. Truitt Rogers officiating. Interment will be in the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery near Whiteville.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 Saturday night from Coble's Oleander Chapel. Visitation will continue until 11:00 a.m., Sunday at which time the body will be carried to the church to lie in state one hour prior to the services.

(added May 12, 1974)

Active casketbearers will be John R. Sellars, John Butler, Wilbur Ganey, Dewey Skipper, Woodbury Benton and Norman King.
Honorary casketbearers will be pastors of Burnswick Baptist Association.

Obituary provided by Tom Sidbury

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Gravesite Details Birth certificate has birth as Sept. 20, 1920

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  • Created by: John Evans
  • Added: 10 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56883133
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev William Herman Lewis (20 Sep 1920–9 May 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56883133, citing Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by John Evans (contributor 47071981) .