In memory of
Charles H. (Chuck) LEWIS Sr.
LEWIS, Sr., Charles H. "Chuck" Age: 82, of Dayton, Ohio passed away October 14, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Jamesetta (Waters) Lewis; daughter, Stacy Lewis Carter (Samuel); son, Charles Harvey Lewis, Jr (Erica); grandchildren, Jahmelia Bowman (D'Ahlo), Jasmin Carter, Nakristia Bass, Christopher Bass, India Coleman, Taylor Lewis, Malik Zaire and Charles Lewis, III; 8 great grandchildren and numerous family members and friends. Chuck was a 1952 graduate of Paul Laurence Dunbar H.S., 1956 graduate of Knoxville College and 1973 graduate of Xavier University (OH). He served two years (1956-58) with the armed forces at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL. He started his career at the Fifth Street YMCA, then spent several years with the Ohio Youth Commission and retired as a tenured professor of Sociology at Central State University (OH). His family church was McKinley United Methodist Church where he actively served in the youth ministry for numerous years. He was both a life member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. (over 50 years) and of the Fairway Golf Club. Chuck also held memberships with The Selectmen and Notre Dame Club of Dayton. He was affiliated with the Sophisticates, Inc. and a volunteer at Children's Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 20th , at 11:00 a.m., Tabernacle Baptist Church, 380 S. Broadway St, Dayton, OH 45402. Rev. Dr. Tokunbo Adelekan, Pastor, Rev. Dr. Pamela T. Barnes-Jackson, Eulogist. Interment to follow at Dayton National Cemetery, at 1:00 p.m. Family will receive visitors from 9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. at the church. Kappa Alpha Psi Memorial Service begins at 10:30 am. HHRoberts.com
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