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Raymond Lewis

October 30, 1933 ~ April 19, 2018 (age 84)

Name: Raymond Lewis; Born October 30, 1933

Place of Birth: Anthony, Florida

Parents: The Late Richard and Annie Lewis

Affiliation: Gospel Temple Church of God In Christ

Demise: Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the University of Florida Health Shands Hospital – Gainesville, Florida

Raymond Lewis was united in holy matrimony to Jessie L. Alexander on February 27, 1956 in Ocala, Florida.  Employed by Ocala Lumber Sales for 40 years of service as Lead Saw Operator.

He leaves to cherish his devoted, faithful, loving wife: Jessie Lewis; daughters: Mary Gonder, Rose McNabb, Ava Cassandra Wilson, Ruth (Levi) Cobarras; sons: Isaac Lewis, Devoted Son; Frankie (Brenda) Alexander Sr., Bennie (Shirley) Alexander; Sister: Emma Lewis; Brother: Richard “Buddie” Lewis; sister-in-laws: Winnie (Leon) Watkins, Doris Hayes; brother-in-laws: L.J. Alexander (Ora Lee), Robert Alexander; devoted granddaughter: Michelle Purnell and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Public Viewing will be on Friday, April 27, 2018 from 12 noon until 6:00 PM at Summers Funeral Home, 2238 NW 10th St, Ocala, Florida.

Funeral Service will be on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ, 705 NW 13th Ave. Ocala, FL 34475

Bishop Willie J. Matheney, Interim Pastor – Elder Kenneth Neymour,  Jurisdictional Prelate and Rev. Lucious Taylor, Eulogist.

Final Interment will be at New Hope Memorial Garden, Ocala, FL., Repast E. D. Croskey Center, 1510 NW 4th Street, Ocala, FL. 34475

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