Dawson Roy Lewis, 72, of Rocky Face, passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his parents, the Rev. W. Harold and Charley Lewis and sister, Mary Miller.
Mr. Lewis was a member of Pleasant Grove Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Janey Lewis of the residence; daughters, Bonnie Lewis of Roswell, Kelly Lewis of Marietta and stepdaughter, Lena Hall and friend Cavin Graham of Rocky Face; sons, Brian Lewis of Varnell and Chip Lewis of Marietta; sisters, Ruth Dorsey of Newnan and Margaret Miller and husband Larry of Hampton; grandchildren, Roy, Troy and Cory Lewis, Karina Beavers, Briley Graham, who brought him much joy in his final days; three nieces and five nephews.
A funeral to honor the life of Mr. Lewis is today at 3 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Jeff Grant speaking.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from noon to 3 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, 2801 Cleveland Highway, Dalton, is in charge of arrangements.