SIKESTON - Melvin Leon "Lee" Lewis, 59, died at 10:35 a.m. May 21, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born Sept. 17, 1946, in Warrenton, son of Erma Schriener Lewis of Auxvasse and the late Melvin Lee Lewis, he worked for Dean Farms and was of the Methodist belief.
In Marysville, Kan., he married Judith Ann Lewis who preceded him in death on March 22, 2004.
Three sons, one daughter and one sister also preceded him in death.
In addition to his mother, survivors include: two brothers, George Lewis of Sikeston and Albert Lewis of Holt Summit; two sisters, Ellen Bailey of Auxvasse and Irene Thomas of Amarillo, Texas; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Wednesday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, followed by graveside services at 1 p.m. at Carpenter Cemetery.