Edsel Lynn Lewis, of North Little Rock, Ark., died May 10, his 77th birthday.
Born at Kona to the late Thomas and Georgia Lewis, was a brother of the late Charles Lewis.
He was retired as a master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force after 22 years of service, and was awarded the Purple Heart from his tours in Vietnam and many other Distinctions of Honor.
Surviving are his wife, Wanda Lewis; two daughters,
Claudetta McElhaney and husband Allan, and Rebecca McCormick and husband Michael; three grandchildren, Alissa, Brandon and Mikey; three great-grandchildren, Hudson, Emma and Jack; and two brothers, Thomas Lewis and Bill Lewis.
Funeral services were held May 15 in Sherwood, Ark. Burial was in the Arkansas State Veterans’ Cemetery in North Little Rock.