Georgia Hayes Lewis
Georgia Hayes Lewis, 87, of Boone, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.
Mrs. Hayes was born Jan. 6, 1926, in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Arthur Scott Hayes and Roxie Alice Hartley Hayes.
Mrs. Lewis is survived by one son, Ronnie Lewis and wife, Kim, of Boone; two daughters, Evelyn Williams and husband, Jeff, of Alabaster, Ala., and Glenda Campbell and husband, Dalton, of Statesville; one grandson, William Lee Campbell of Statesville; one granddaughter, Grace Campbell of Statesville; and one sister-in-law, Geneva Hayes of Blowing Rock.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Lewis; an infant daugher, Deborah Lynn Lewis; two brothers, Kenneth and Famon Hayes; and one sister, Margie Hayes.
Funeral services for Georgia Hayes Lewis will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Mount Ephriam Baptist Church. The body will lie in state at the church from 1 to 2p.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Zane Tester and the Rev. Gordon Noble. Burial will follow in Mount Paron Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hampton Funeral Service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Medi Home Hospice, PO Box 1357, Newland, NC 28657, or to the Alzheimers Association, 2300 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff of All Horizons, including special thanks to Rebecca "Peggy" Tester, Cassandra Kerly, and Liz Carpenter, and the staffs of Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living and Medi Home Hospice.
Online condolences may be sent to the Lewis family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service
is in charge of the arrangements.