Janie Beatrice Matherly Lewis, 71, of Elizabethton, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2013, at Hermitage Health Center.
A native of Johnson County, she was a daughter of the late Dale Matherly and Helen Glover White.
Janie was a 1960 graduate of Johnson County High School. She retired as an ER Clerk at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. She was a member of Union Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul E. Lewis Jr., September 15, 2012, and a brother, Edward “Eddie” Lipford.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Jeff McCoury, Elizabethton; two grandchildren, Jacob Deal and Breanna McCoury; three step-sons, Eddie Lewis, Elizabethton, Michael Lewis, Abingdon, Va., and Shane Lewis, Hampton; five step-grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law, Lois and Tom Milhorn, Elizabethton; a special niece, Angie Milhorn, and two nephews, Tommy and Jimmy Milhorn; the father of her daughter, Doyle Gregg and his wife Doris; and her special friends, Glenda Campbell and Linda Oliver.
The funeral service for Mrs. Lewis will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 1, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Danny Bright and Mr. Greg Key, minister, officiating. Music will be provided by Anita Meade and Tommy Milhorn. Interment will follow in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Condolences to the Lewis family may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.