Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at Calvary Baptist Church, for Kenneth Wayne “Kenny” Lewis. Kenny passed away on Feb. 4, 2012, in Lubbock, Texas. The Rev. Chris Mullennix, of Calvary Baptist Church, will officiate the services.
Kenny was born on March 4, 1947, in Roswell, to Fred Kenneth and Lena Ruth Morgan Lewis. He graduated from Roswell High School in 1966 and attended Eastern New Mexico University. Kenny went on to serve in the Navy for 22 years and retired in 1989. He then worked for the city of Roswell in the Human Resources Department for 22 years and retired in January 2012.
Kenny is survived by his parents; two sisters, Pam Pittman and husband Travis, of Roswell, and Suzanne Hughes and husband Russell, of Corinth, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews in Roswell, Illinois, Georgia, Texas and California. He was preceded in death by his brother William “Bill” Lewis, and a nephew, “Little” Billy Lewis.
Kenny was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church and served as a deacon for many years. He will be greatly missed.
Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly,
Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary. Isaiah 40:30-31
Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Friends may pay their respects online at lagronefuneralchapels.com.