Robert Wayne Lewis, 74, of Sale Creek, TN, went to Heaven to be with his Savior on April 28, 2018 where he joined his daughter, Michelle Ann Lewis. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Wayne Lewis and Margaret Eustice along with two brothers, Kit Eustice and Gary Wayne Lewis.
He is survived by his loving wife of fifty two years, Gail Lewis and his children, Angela Chambers, David (Pam) Lewis, Paula Lewis Smith and Christy (Josh) Painter; his grandchildren, Becky Higdon, Timmy May, Brandon Chambers, Christopher, Caitlynn, Caleb and Candyce Lewis, Hope Lewis, Ashton and Aidan Smith, Addie, Bentley and Olivia Kate Painter; his great-grandchildren, Cameron May, Landon Chambers, Silas and Samson Ferguson; his siblings, Pete (Penny) Eustice, Kim (Susan) Eustice, Marsha (Norman) Potts, Sharon (Jim) Scealf along with several nieces and nephews.
He was a faithful servant of the Lord with over forty years in the Ministry which included Evangelizing at the Chattanooga Rescue Mission. Wayne was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. He was a soul winner for the Lord and was loved by all who knew him. He retired from Wheland Foundry
Visitation is 12:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Wednesday at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home. Services will be 2:00 P.M. Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Friendship Baptist Church with Reverend Mike Combs, Brother Kenneth Conaway and Brother David Lewis officiating. His body will lie in state at the church from 1:30 P.M until the service on Thursday. Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Jeremiah, Joey, Rickey, Jerry, Christopher, Timmy, and Brandon. Honorary pallbearers will be Pete, Kim and Kyle.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.