OBITUARY

Porter William Lewis Sr.

March 3, 1933January 22, 2018
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Porter Lewis, of Fayetteville, passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at his home. Born on March 3rd 1933 at Canvas WV, he was the son of the late Will Boliver Lewis and Lydia Ellen (Williams) Lewis. Mr. Lewis was market specialist at the Beckley Farmers Market where he devoted 30 years as a market manager and also ran a produce stand at Pete’s Country Stand. Mr. Lewis had a great love for flowers, honey, and walnuts. He was also a member of the Fayetteville Methodist Church, the Fayetteville Masonic Lodge, the American Legion Post 149, and the Fayetteville Rotary Club. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Mitchell Gene Lewis; brothers Wilson Lewis and Jim Lewis; also by sisters Grace Morrison and Lilly Bennett. Left to cherish his memory include his wife Mary Virginia Lewis; sons Porter ‘Bill’ Lewis and wife Kari; Will Emmett Lewis and wife Anne; one daughter Lorrie Ann Lewis; also 6 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Fayetteville United Methodist Church at 2pm on Saturday January 27th, 2018 with Pastor Timothy Bleigh officiating. The family will receive friends from 12-2pm the same day. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville. The family would like to send a special thanks to Mr. Lewis’ caregivers Beth Cole, Melanie Lewis, and Bonnie Lafferty. In Lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Fayetteville Food Pantry. For those wishing to express condolences to the Lewis family, you may do so by visiting our website at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, WV.

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, January 27, 2018

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, January 27, 2018

  • Burial

    Saturday, January 27, 2018

Memories

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Pam & Frances

January 29, 2018

Mary Virginia, Bill, Will & Lorie
Mom and I would like to extend our deepest sympathy for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Pamela Lively & Frances Webb

Loretta (Yates) Winsper

January 27, 2018

Lewis Family, so very sorry for your loss. May your memories together keep you strong and help you through this difficult period. He will always be with you.

January 25, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Mary Virginia you and your family are in our prayers. Marvin and Coletta Vandall

Audrey Gill

January 24, 2018

Lewis Family you are in my thoughts and prayers

Jeannie Henson Morris and family

January 24, 2018

Thoughts and prayers for your family. So sorry for your loss.

Sherry Davis (Myers)

January 24, 2018

Keeping your famy in our thoughts and prayers. Recalling wonderful memories of Porter and your family.

Sally Shaw

January 24, 2018

Take care of yourself now and always, dear friend.
Lots of Love,
Sally

DREAMA COLEMAN

January 24, 2018

Mary Virginia and Family, so very sorry for your loss, may the love and prayers of family and friends comfort and strengthen you in the days ahead.

Dreama Coleman

Rebecca Clark

January 24, 2018

Thoughts and prayers go out to you. May God comfort you.

Lillian Daniels

January 24, 2018

So sorry to hear! Sending my prayers to you Mary Virginia!

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