MORRIS LEWIS JR.
Morris Lewis Jr., 58, a native and resident of Jeanerette, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:40 a.m., at Our Lady of Lourdes in Lafayette.
The Lewis family will receive extended family and friends on Friday, April 4, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Jones Funeral Home, 604 Lovette St. in Jeanerette. Visitation will be Saturday, April 5, at the St. Jude Spiritual Church in Jeanerette, from 8 a.m. until the beginning of funeral services at 11 a.m.., with the Rev. Arthur Lee Alexander officiating. Burial will be in the St. Jude Cemetery of Jeanerette.
Mr. Lewis leaves to cherish his memories his loving wife, Glenda C. Lewis of Jeanerette; five daughters, LaKeisha M. Lewis, Mrs. Clarence (LaTanya R. Lewis) Lazaro, Mrs. De’Marcus (Simone M. Lewis) Green, Gwendolyn F. Lewis and Kiera B. Lewis, all of Jeanerette.; three sons, Morris Lewis I of Jeanerette, Norris Lewis of New Iberia and Blair Lewis of Jeanerette; his father, Morris Lewis Sr. of Jeanerette; seven sisters, Mrs. Eugene (Gloria L.) Walters, Bishop Diane L. Colar (Felton Sr.), both of Jeanerette, Mrs. Charles (Barbara L.) Toussaint Sr. of Charenton, Rev. Arnold Ray (Doris L.) Joseph of Franklin, Mrs. Ivory (Mercedes L.) Francois Sr. and Mrs. Dallas (Jeanette L.) Walters Sr., both of Jeanerette, and Rev. Monette L. Bolden (Buffus Sr.) of Abbeville; 17 grandchildren; his mother-in-law; four sisters-in-law; one brother-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his mother, his grandparents, his aunt and his father-in-law.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette/ Houma is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.jones-funeral-home.com to send condolences to family.