David Wayne Lewis
August 29, 1967  -  August 14, 2018

David Wayne Lewis

Memorial Service
Hermosa Church of Christ
2512 W. Bush Avenue
Artesia, NM  88210
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
2:00 p.m.
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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.


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  1. Richard (Duke) Harrison
    Artesia, NM

    Thanks for being a good friend & enjoy working with you from your friend Duke Rest In Peace David

  2. Jaime and Norma Flores
    Artesia, 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.

  3. Cassie Peppard
    Corpus Christi, TX

    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.

  4. Kaccy Garthwaite
    Artesia, NM

    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...

  5. Denise M Jones
    Artesia, 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

  6. Michael and Amy Duncan
    Roswell NM, 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.

  7. Shirley Senn
    El Cajon, CA

    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.

  8. Dennis Garcia
    Artesia, NM

    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.

  9. Jimmy Powell Jr.
    Hope, 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.

  10. Harley Everhart
    Hobbs, NM

    “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5

  11. Sharon
    Dexter, NM

    My heart is broken. RIP David. You were an amazing childhood friend. My prayers are with the family.

  12. Paul Groh
    Artesia, NM

    My thoughts and prayers in helping the families thru this difficult time. David, you will so be missed.

  13. Lynn and Lori Terry
    Artesia, NM

    Will be missed very good man

  14. Polly Witt Joyce
    Artesia, 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.

  15. Arlan Hewett
    Hamilton, TX

    Praying for your entire family, Jeanine Our deepest Condolences.

  16. Dana Knowlton
    San Angelo, TX

    All my love and prayers to all the family 💜

  17. Crystal Callaway
    Tularosa, NM

    Prayers and condolences through this time of loss. I’m praying for strength, peace and comfort for all of you.

  18. Orval Rush
    Grain Valley, MO

    Thoughts and prayers to all family and friends of David.

  19. Tam Bell
    Bronte, TX

    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!

  20. Theodoro & Elizabeth Molina & Family
    Roswell, NM

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family and friends, May God bless and comfort you all during this difficult time.

  21. Jan Walker
    Artesia, NM

  22. Richard Morgan
    Artesia, NM

    Heaven got a true angel. Lord please bless this family and comfort them.

  23. Christi Bever
    Artesia, 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.

  24. Sharma (Waldrop) Joyce
    Artesia, NM

    Rest In Peace David! Gone to soon! You will be missed! Prayers for your family🙏🏼🙏🏼

  25. Kyle Stevenson
    Artesia, 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.

  26. Lalo Galvan
    Artesia, NM

    Keeping your family in our prayers

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