W.H.  Lewis


W.H. Lewis, age 67, of Alderbranch, Texas entered eternal rest on the 10th day of April, 2019 at Palestine Regional Medical Center with his devoted wife by his side. He was born on the 15th day of March, 1952 in Alexandria, Louisiana to Otis Lewis and Dudley Branch Lewis. W.H. loved to hunt and fish and loved everything about the outdoors.
He is preceded in death his father Otis Lewis; mother, Dudley Branch Lewis; step-mother, Eunice Lewis; sister, Peggy Sue Lambright; and brother-in-law, Danny Boy Walker.
W.H. is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Debbie Lewis; daughter, Angela Goldbaugh and husband Mike; step-daughters, Haley Chapin and (Brian), Amy Dawn Ray and (Eric Murphy), Shelby Joyce Ray and (John Ballard); sisters, Linda Walker, Diane Holt and husband Steve; brother, Dallas Lewis and wife Deanna; step-grandchildren, Briley Teems, Taylor Teems, Addison Lake, Kaydon Murphy, Charlie Ballard, and John Ballard III; a nephew that he helped raise, J.J. Dubea; Mama Pat Henry; grand-dog, Rowdy; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from six o'clock until eight o'clock in the evening on Sunday, the 14th day of April, 2019 in the Parlor of Rhone Funeral Home.
Funeral services for W. H. Lewis will be at one o'clock in the afternoon on Monday, the 15th day of April, 2019 in the Rhone Memorial Chapel with Bro. Glenn Bowman officiating. Interment will follow in Providence Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Gary Walker, Scooby Joseph Turner, J.J. Dubea, Ryan Lewis, Tad Holt and Craig Holt. Honorary pallbearers are Don Woods, J.R. Dousset, James Price and Darrell "Hillbilly" Henry.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Heart to Heart Hospice for the wonderful loving care that they provided to their loved one.
Funeral services for W.H. Lewis are in care of Rhone Funeral Home, 3900 S. State Highway 19, Palestine, Texas. To view online, go to www.rhonefuneralhome.com
Published on April 12, 2019
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3 posts

Angela and Mike Goldbaugh
Apr 15, 2019
Thank you so much Mr. Ben at Rhone Funeral Home for taking such good care of my dad as he rest and prepares to go to his final resting spot. He is truly loved by SO many and most importantly "ME" is only child and loving daughter. He is a wonderful man and so many can contest to that. Thank you dad for teaching me to be strong and believing in myself and thank you for always believing in me too. Love and will miss you so so so much old man!! God has you and you are no longer in pain and that helps me to ease. Rest in peace!!! You will be missed, I love you so much.. Love your only daughter, your only son in law, your only granddog!
Sharon Swingle
Apr 14, 2019
W H has never, and will never, be forgotten by me or my family. He was loved.
Dudley and Leta Holt
Apr 12, 2019
WH was best man in our wedding 47 years ago. For 47 years he has been a friend - remembered for our many laughs together.