Merle C. Lewis, Jr.

Obituary of Merle C. Lewis, Jr.

Charles Lewis, age 76 of Gulfport, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Gulfport.

     Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, Muriel Charles Lewis Sr. and Kathlyn Lewis. 

     He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Irma Jean Lewis; his children, Steven (Chris) Lewis, Melinda (Robert) Boyd; and grandchildren, Taylor Boyd (future grandson Roy Cuevas), Tanner Boyd, Jared Smith and sister, Linda Kay Lewis; and two nieces and one nephew.

     Mr. Lewis retired from Rex Distributors after 45 years of service.

      In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.

     A Memorial service will be held on Friday, May 18, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 11280 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport, MS. 

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