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Georgia Hayes Lewis PDF Print
Written by Karen Ventrone   
Friday, 27 December 2013 08:29

Georgia Hayes Lewis, age 87, of Boone, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Mrs. Hayes was born January 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, Alabama, 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 daughter, Deborah Lynn Lewis; two brothers, Kenneth and Famon Hayes, and one sister, Margie Hayes.

Funeral services for Georgia Hayes Lewis will be conducted Friday afternoon, December 27, 2013, at 2:00 o'clock, at Mount Ephriam Baptist Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Zane Tester and Reverend Gordon Noble. Burial will follow in Mount Paron Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday evening, from 6:00 until 8:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Medi Home Hospice, PO Box 1357, Newland, North Carolina, 28657, or to the Alzheimers Association, 2300 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina, 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

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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