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James Lewis, Jr.

November 19, 1920 - March 29, 2009

James R. Lewis, Jr, 88, of Hendersonville, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2009 at the Elizabeth House.

Born in Rankin Co. Mississippi, he was a son of the late James “Reece” Lewis, Sr. and Maude McAllister Lewis.

He served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII and had worked as a General Contractor in FL. He was a member of First United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife Peggy C. Lewis; two daughters, Marilyn Lewis of Bradenton, FL and Carol Thornburg and her husband Al of PSL, FL; a sister, Kate Friend of TN and two grandchildren, Jason and Jaclyn Piano of PSL, FL.

No local services are planned.

Guests may sign a register book at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.

Forest Lawn Mortuary is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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