Memorial service is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 22, at Hermosa Church of Christ for David Wayne Lewis of Artesia, New Mexico.
Mr. Lewis, 50, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018.
Michael Joiner will officiate at the services. Private family burial will be at Woodbine Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brandon Lewis, Roberto Garcia, Robbie Burgess, Daryl Elrod, Jaime Flores, Stuart Johnston, and Roy Haynes.
David was born August 29, 1967 in Duncan, Oklahoma and adopted as a baby by James A. Lewis and Hazel (Plunkett) Lewis. David was a longtime Artesia resident.
He was a Plant Manager for AKA services and a member of the Hermosa Church of Christ. David was an avid hunter and enjoyed working out, collecting cars, and love to spend time with his family.
David was preceded in death by his father and brother Albert Lewis.
He is survived by his wife Jeanine of the family home; mother Hazel Lewis of Artesia; daughter Brooke Garcia and husband Roberto of Artesia; son Brandon Lewis and wife Jazmin of Artesia; sisters Jane Partain and husband Rick of Albuquerque, N.M. and Katey Vowell of Lubbock, Texas; brothers Jim Lewis and wife Lisa of Bluesprings, Missouri and Robert Lewis and wife Vickie of Artesia; grandchildren Jayden and Winter Garcia and K J Lewis all of Artesia; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Terpening & Son Mortuary. Please remember Mr. Lewis at www.artesiafunerals.com.
Thanks for being a good friend & enjoy working with you from your friend Duke Rest In Peace David
Richard (Duke) HarrisonArtesia, NM
David you left us much too soon. You were so very special, so our loss is heaven’s gain. Your memories will live in our hearts forever, so RIP our dear friend until we meet again.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all the Lewis Family.
Jaime and Norma FloresArtesia, NM
My thoughts and prayers are extended to the Lewis family. Praying that the God of all comfort and strength be with you at this difficult time.
Cassie PeppardCorpus Christi, TX
We were deeply saddened by news of David’s passing. He was such an incredibly nice man. He always had a smile on his face when we saw him. Very kind! We will miss you David. Our prays go out to his family. We know he loved his family, especially, his grandchildren. Until we meet again...
Kaccy GarthwaiteArtesia, NM
My prayers and thoughts are with the Lewis family!! David was a great man and we really enjoyed waiting on him and his family on sundays at La Fonda!! He will be truly missed
Denise M JonesArtesia, NM
David you are a good friend and work mate had a lot of fun with you. Always admired you, you were a good man.
Michael and Amy DuncanRoswell NM, NM
I will surely miss you my friend but I have no doubt you are in a place we all desire to be soon. I never forget your kindness and compassion towards me when we were growing up. You have left a big void in many peoples hearts without your daily presence here on earth but the memories will live on.
Shirley SennEl Cajon, CA
David was a great man. Our kids went to school the same years and our grandchildren will too! We know him to always be involved with his kids. My son's remember him always being supportive and kind. Our prayers are with all of his family, may God comfort them at this time. Sincerely, Dennis, Debbi, Devyn and Denzyl Garcia.
Dennis GarciaArtesia, NM
I'll miss you David. I enjoyed working for you when you and Jeanine had J&D Auto Sales. Till we meet again! I'll be praying for the Lewis Family.
Jimmy Powell Jr.Hope, NM
“Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5
Harley EverhartHobbs, NM
My heart is broken. RIP David. You were an amazing childhood friend. My prayers are with the family.
My thoughts and prayers in helping the families thru this difficult time. David, you will so be missed.
Paul GrohArtesia, NM
Will be missed very good man
Lynn and Lori TerryArtesia, NM
I will always cherish my memories of the friendship i had with David and all of the family. Even though people grow apart as a result of different roads or responsibilities, the love and care they have as friends often stays inside. I know we will all be together again one day so until then this is not good bye but see you later my friend.
Polly Witt JoyceArtesia, NM
Praying for your entire family, Jeanine Our deepest Condolences.
Arlan HewettHamilton, TX
All my love and prayers to all the family 💜
Dana KnowltonSan Angelo, TX
Prayers and condolences through this time of loss. I’m praying for strength, peace and comfort for all of you.
Crystal CallawayTularosa, NM
Thoughts and prayers to all family and friends of David.
Orval RushGrain Valley, MO
My heart is breaking for all of you! I have so many fond memories of David, from church, fixing my sprinkler system and eating out! He was a great man and will be truly missed!
Tam BellBronte, TX
Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family and friends, May God bless and comfort you all during this difficult time.
Theodoro & Elizabeth Molina & FamilyRoswell, NM
Jan WalkerArtesia, NM
Heaven got a true angel. Lord please bless this family and comfort them.
Richard MorganArtesia, NM
Our family is so sorry for you loss. David will be missed by our entire community. God bless you all and give you peace and comfort.
Christi BeverArtesia, NM
Rest In Peace David! Gone to soon! You will be missed! Prayers for your family🙏🏼🙏🏼
Sharma (Waldrop) JoyceArtesia, NM
David, you will be truly missed, our times together were mostly fun and the times we were working together were enjoyable. You always had a smile and a kind word for everyone. You were more than a friend, you was my brother.
Kyle StevensonArtesia, NM
Keeping your family in our prayers
Lalo GalvanArtesia, NM