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George Wayne Lewis

August 28, 1936 February 28, 2019
George Wayne Lewis
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George Wayne Lewis, age 82, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2019.  He was born in Pennington Gap, Virginia on August 28, 1936, son of the late William McKinley Lewis and the late Martha Elizabeth Alsup Lewis.  George served in the United States Marines during the Korean Conflict. He retired from SuperValu Foods where he was employed as a produce merchandiser.  After retiring, George worked for 10 years as a security guard with The Biltmore in Atlanta, Georgia. He was a member of Marine Corps League, L/Cpl Skip Wells, Det. 647. Member of Military Order of Devil Dogs, Pound 212. George was a member of Arbor Heights Bible Church. 
George is survived by his children: Teresa Sawyer and her husband, Bill, David Lewis, Gina Lewis, Warren Lewis, and Melissa Gillis and her husband, Thomas; grandchildren: Genevieve Dozier and her husband, John, Brooke Lewis, Dustin Randall, Ashford Gillis, Daniel Gillis, Amber Gillis, Grace Gillis; great grandchildren: Tucker, Camilla, Caden; sister: Jean Cottrell; brother: Doug Lewis; numerous nieces and nephews and extended family members.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Sylvia Burnett Lewis; brother: Smith Lewis; sisters: Shirley Nickodam, Billie Hutchinson, Ann Marie Lewis.
The family will receive friends at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel, 12651 Veterans Memorial Highway, Douglasville, on Saturday, March 02, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.The Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, March 03, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel with Elder Obe Garcia and Reverend Happy Howard officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in honor of his grandson.
Interment will follow later at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia with military honors.You may share your thoughts and condolences online at www.hightowersmemorial.com.Hightower’s Memorial Chapel, Douglasville, has charge of the arrangements.  770-489-2818.


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Saturday

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5:00 PM 3/2/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/2/2019 8:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
12651 Veterans Memorial Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Funeral

Sunday

3

Mar

2:00 PM 3/3/2019 2:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
12651 Veterans Memorial Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States
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