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Reece J. Lewis

June 23, 1937 ~ April 3, 2022 (age 84)






Reece J. Lewis was called home on Sunday, April 3, 2022.  Reece was 84 years old and a resident of Whitwell, Tennessee.  Reece was born to the late Burg and Edith Taylor Lewis.  He was married to the late Kinuko Lewis.


Reece was in the Air Force for twenty plus years, was a handyman, loved tinkering with cars, loved the outdoors, and all animals.  He enjoyed spending time with his family and grew up helping his dad farm.  He loved to travel when he was younger but in later years, loved staying at home.  Reece was a free heart. 


Reece is preceded in death by his father, Burg Lewis; mother, Edith Taylor Lewis; wife, Kinuko Lewis; brothers, Pat Lewis and Jerry Lewis and sister, Eva Lewis.


Reece leaves his memories to his sister, Ruby Roberts; nieces, Elizabeth Adams and Lisa Keahey; nephews, Dennis Lewis and Marty Roberts.  Special thanks to his nephew, Marty Roberts for helping so much with everything Reece and Kinuko needed.


Pallbearers are Chan Pesnell, Chevy Roberts, C. J. Wampler and Shane Moses.


The family will have a public visitation on Thursday, April 7, 2022, at 10:00 am to 12:30 pm CST at Tate Funeral Home in Jasper, TN.


There will be a graveside service immediately following the visitation on Thursday, April 7, 2022, at 1:00 pm CST, at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper, Tennessee with Pastor Roger Webb and Pastor Chris Turner officiating.


Funeral arrangements entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, LLC, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tennessee 37347.


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April 7, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

Graveside Service
April 7, 2022

1:00 PM
Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens, Jasper, Tennessee

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