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James ‘Big Lou’ Lewis

Funeral service for the late James ‘Big Lou’ Lewis aged 74 of Lady Slipper Avenue, will be held on Friday, 17th March, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at New Destiny Baptist Cathedral, Gladstone Road. Officiating will be Bishop Delton Fernander. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
James Lewis

James ‘Big Lou’ Lewis

Aged 74 years

Funeral service for the late James ‘Big Lou’ Lewis aged 74 of Lady Slipper Avenue, will be held on Friday, 17th March, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at New Destiny Baptist Cathedral, Gladstone Road.  Officiating will be Bishop Delton Fernander.  Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.

James is preceded in death by his Father: the late Rev. C. G. Lewis Sr.; Mother: Doris Lewis; Stepmother: Winnifred Lewis and Oldest Brother: Cedric S. Lewis Jr.

He is survived by his, loving and devoted Wife: Evangeline Lewis née Johnson; Beloved Children: Shinique G. Lewis & James Arthur ‘Jimbo’ Lewis Jr.; Grandchildren: Kingston Saunders Jr., Jason & Janelle Lewis; Sisters: Mother Gloria Dawkins, Shirley Rolle & Heather Humes of Vero Beach, Fl.; Brothers: Rev. Charles (Ruth) Lewis, Henry (Judy) Wemyss & Sonny (Emily) Morley; In-laws: Marion Lewis, Carolyn Moss, Barbara & Melonie Johnson, Peggy Arthur, Diana (Kenneth) Brown, Arnsel (Latoya) Johnson Sr., Bradley (Yvonne) Johnson Sr., Irvin (Ikenna) Johnson, Loretta Lewis, Vaneek Johnson, Valencia (Patrick) Thompson, Earle, Paul (Jacqueline) & Doyle (Linda) Johnson, Iris Dean, Pamela Bullard, Sherry Brown; Nieces: Annette, Deidre, Gloria & Doris Rolle, Charlene (Byron) Lewis-Small, Cassandra (Kevin) Lewis-Moore, Nicola & Sharell Lewis, Erica Butler, Dr. D’Andrea (Dr. Charlo) Johnson-Bain, Dechea Arthur, Tanisha Davis, Simone Laing, Bodine, Ebony, October, Apryl & Zerline Johnson, Holly (Trevor) Ferguson, Joy Swain, Laverne Smith, Pamela King, Tamica Johnson, Denise, Ingrid & Keisha Wemyss, Acribba (Freddie) Lightbourne, Lisa Newton, Charmaine & Cindy Morley; Nephews: Mark Rolle, Anthony, Andrew (Antoinette), Charles, Carver (Samantha), Valentine (Shanika) & Lawrence (Deandrea) Lewis, Gregory (Ashley) Sr. & Irvin (Zania) Sr. Arthur, Dietrick, Kendrick & Kenrad (LaTonya) Brown, Ramon (Yvonne), Vasco (Marlene), Klecko (Indira), Bradley (Andrenique) Jr., Arnsel Jr., Irvin & Scott (Janeczka) Johnson, Mark Moss, Carvison (Phillippa) Pratt, Dion & Christon Rolle, Casey & Ahmad Wemyss, Insp. Beaufort A. King; Cousins: Wendy Lee and Sharon Mitchell & Family of Vero Beach, Fl., Keneth Dames Jr. of Chicago, Merle Jones, Cleomi Saunders, Lionel & Lester Strachan, Marilyn Darville, Pauline (Burgess) Winder, Dr. R. E. (Daphne) Cooper Jr., Rev. Rubyann Darling, Primose (Hugh) Chase, Fanny Pletka, Bertha Rosseau Carmella Cooper-Colonneaux, John & Nathaniel Cooper, Oswald ‘Ubbie’ Marshall, Perry & Eric Cooper, Margaret Campbell, Ophelia Cooper, Andrea Pegues, Wellington, Rudolph, Walter, Clyde & Tyrone Ferguson, Wellington & Maria Johnson, Naomi King, Brenda Henfield, Pretisha Deveaux, Louise, Alphonso & Dencil Kerr, Irvin Taylor, Sharon Williams, Olive and Eugene (Sandra) Coakley, Janice Brooks, Ollie Taylor, Hester Brennen, Iona, Sharon, Shelly, Patrick, Elvis, Sean & Ian Lewis; Special Friends: Patrick Gomez & Family, Margaret Sawyer, Julie McIntosh & Family, Patrick & Oralee Wilson Sr., Raphael (Eurina) Wemyss & Family, Robert Simms & Family, David ‘Bubba’ Curry & Family, Elaine Major, Sherman Clarke, Johnny Pierre, Yvette King, José Ángel Cubas & Nohemí Monteagudo from Havana, Cuba; Numerous Grandnieces and Nephews; A host of other relatives and friends including: Ricardo Seymour, the descendants of the late Melvina Cooper-Marshall, Mildred Butler, Dr. Sharmaine Butler, Garfield & Truman (Fredericka) Butler of Atlanta, GA & Family, Theresa Burrows, Aja Clarke & Family, the Wemyss Family, Sandra Pickstock & Family, HC Ellison & Kimberley Greenslade & Family, The McKenzie Family, Grace Sherman, Dr. Vaughn Conliffe & Family, Dale McPhee, Patrick Jr. & Michael Wilson & Family, the Outten family of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Khalia Armbrister & Family, Dr. James (Cecilia) Rahming & Family, Jacqueline Sturrup, Esther Rolle, Joanne Cartwright & the Smith Family, Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Hendfield, Betsy Duvalier, Marlene, Sonia (Princeton), Fran Marcel & Family, Bernadette Murphy, Desmond Collie & Cearia Clarke, Gary (Monique) Young, Ruth (Alfred) Williams & Family, Marry Morris, Judith Theophilus, Pat Burns, Patricia Whitfield, Alva Coakley, Marilyn Taylor-Olurin, Margo Rose, Georgina Delancy, Francia Oliver & Herman Rolle, Joy Johnson, Cynthia Rahming, Edith Munroe, Dolly Ferguson, Evangelist Marge Rolle, Mother Maureen Symonette, Katie (Nigel) Roberts, Franchelle Dorsett, Daisy Clarke & Family, Matthew (Eloise) Culmer Sr. & Family, Shirley Lightbourne & Family, Garreth (Jasmine), Nicole, Danelle & Latetia Scott, Eddison (Pamela) woods Sr. & Family, Jennifer Pedican & Jenika Smith, Edith McClain & Family, Eurina Beneby & Family, Larry Bowe & Family, Charlene Major & Family, Calvin (Knox) Wallace & Family, Louis Morris, Gregory Williams & Family, Hon. Mario Bowleg M.P., Dame Rome Italia Johnson, Gladys Johnson-Sands, Chief Immigration Officer Lynette Rolle, Brensil Rolle, Ursula Dean, Bishop Delton Fernander & New Destiny Baptist Cathedral Family, Rev. Dr. William Thompson & Faith United Missionary Baptist Church Family, Wemco Security Management & Staff, Doc’s Pharmacy Management & Staff, Lyford Cay Yacht Club Management & Staff, Pinder’s Customs Brokerage Ltd. management & staff, the Garden Hills #2 community, the Rupert Dean Lane community, the Montell Heights community and the medical team & staff of med/surg. west of the Princess Margaret Hospital.

May His Soul Rest in Peace!

Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44a Nassau Street (TODAY) Thursday, 16th March, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Friday, 17th March, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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