George C. Lewis, 87, of Cohutta, Ga., died Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Hospice of Chattanooga Care Center.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Sloan Lewis; and parents, Henry and Tenney Lewis.
Mr. Lewis was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy during WWII and a member of Cohutta Masonic Lodge #64 F &AM.
Survivors include a daughter, Krista Lewis of Morristown, Tn.; son, Tony Lewis of Florida; sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Chuck Bartels of Lakeland, Fla.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Mr. Lewis will be held, Tuesday, April 10, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Reilly officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Cohutta Masonic Lodge #64 F & AM will be in charge of graveside rites.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 10 from 12-2 p.m.
Memorial contributes may be made in memory of Mr. Lewis to one’s favorite charity.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.