William “Bill” R. Lewis

William “Bill” R. Lewis, 84, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2018. Bill was born on Wednesday, April 4, 1934, in Helena, Ark., to Nolan and Katherine Surman Lewis. On June 17, 1962, Bill married the love of his life, Elsie Wright. They were married for 56 years. Bill was a loving husband, father, son, brother, grandfather, and friend. He was of the Baptist faith and a proud veteran of the United States Army. Bill is preceded in death by his parents, Nolan and Katherine Surman Lewis; brother, James Nolan Lewis. Survivors include, wife, Elsie Wright Lewis of the home; son, Dr. Scott (Paula) Lewis of Pocahontas; daughter, Nancy (William) Weaver of Gassville; brother, Larry Lewis of Marianna; grandchildren, Will Lewis of Jonesboro, Alex (Maggie) Lewis of Mississippi, and Sarah Weaver of Mountain Home. Per Bill’s wishes, cremation was chosen as the method of final disposition; no services were scheduled. An online guestbook may be signed by visiting www.fearsfamilyfuneralhome. com

The Star Herald


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