Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Roland Lewis



Roland Lewis, 93, died April 1.

A son of the late Hiram and Sinda Lewis, he was born in Premium. He was preceded in death by his wife Joann Lewis; nine brothers and sisters; a son, Johnny Ray Lewis; and a granddaughter, Lisa.

Surviving are a grandson; three great-grandchildren; special friends, Freddie and Marie Coleman; a brotherin law; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Lewis was member of the Premium Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was also a member of the Masons.

He lived much of his life in Detroit, Mich., where he worked and retired from Chrysler Motor Company before moving back to Kentucky in the 1980s. He enjoyed working in his garage and helping family and friends.

A private funeral service was held.

Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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