From our October 12, 2000 edition.
services for William Earl “Billy” Lewis, age 58, were held at 2:00
p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2000, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon
with Bright Newhouse, Minister of the Hedley Church of Christ,
officiating. Burial was held
in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Lewis was born September 9, 1942, in Clarendon and had been a resident of
Donley County most of his life. He
married Linda Kay Swinney on May 10, 1982, at Sweetwater, Texas.
He had worked as a cowboy most of his life and was a member of the
Church of Christ.
include his wife, Linda Lewis of Hedley; four sons, Scott Lewis of
Amarillo, Gary Lewis of Lelia Lake, Jeremy Gatlin of Clarendon, and Willy
Lewis of Hedley; his mother and step-father, Edna Lewis Britt and Roy
Britt of Amarillo; three brothers, Ernest Lewis of Amarillo, Bob Lewis of
Lubbock, and Howell Lewis of Groom; and five grandchildren.
bearers were Chris Harris, Sam Hermesmeyer, David Lewis, Steve Lewis,
Harold Lindley, Elwyn McCleskey, Willie McCleskey, and Jason Sargent.
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