Dennis Lee Lewis
1939 - 2017
Dennis Lee Lewis, 77, passed away Wednesday, July 19.
A celebration of life was held Friday, at Faith Lutheran Church with Chaplain Gwen Morman, officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.
Dennis was born on Oct. 11, 1939, in Wichita Falls, to the late Gilmer Allen and Alice Lucinda (Banks) Lewis. He married Jean Franklin on Aug. 29, 1959. He graduated from Wichita Falls High School in 1958 and Midwestern State University in 1969. He served in the United States Army “Wolfhounds” from 1958 to 1961. In 1969, he was employed by Sheppard Air Force Base Civil Service Unit until he retired in 1995.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Jean; his brothers, G. A. Lewis of Broken Arrow, OK., and Gene Lewis of Harrah, OK.
Survivors include his children, Carey Lewis of Henrietta, Cathy Mendoza of Lavon, Chris Milligan of Iowa Park, and Carl Lewis of Wichita Falls; his brothers, Don Lewis of Wichita Falls, and Truman Lewis of Holly Ranch; and his sisters, Shirley Elliott of Paris, and Kay Lewis of Wichita Falls; 13 grandchildren; an 18 great-grandchildren.