Raymond Lewis was born in 1929 in Galveston, Texas to John Henry and Mary Lewis. He graduated from Lincoln High class of 1947 and was successful as a commercial Master Electrician. Raymond, his wife, Argie and their family have made their home in West Texas City for many years. He departed this life, Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Mainland Medical Center following a short illness.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Argie Nell Johnson Lewis; daughters, Mashell (Anthony) Johns, and Mell (Yurban) Jacobs; grandchildren, Kenya (Roderick) Dozier and Monae Jacobs; four great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
A Public Visitation will be held Monday, June 4, 2012 beginning at 9:00 AM followed by Funeral Services at 11:00 AM. Both services will be held at Greater Bell Zion Baptist Church 5917 Carver, Texas City TX 77591; Pastor Jerry B Lee will officiate the service. Interment will immediately follow at Forest Park East Cemetery, Webster, Texas. The services have been entrusted to Dorthea Jones, Funeral Director, and the caring staff of Carnes Funeral Home 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591.
Condolences may be sent to the Funeral Home.