Harold Paul Lewis age 87

Harold Paul Lewis age 87


Mr. Harold Paul Lewis age 87 of Salem passed away Monday, November 7 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.

Mr. Lewis was born August 15, 1929 in Nashville, Tennessee the son of Harold Paul Lewis and Amanda Carolyn Hilliard Lewis.  He received a Bachelor of Arts from David Lipscomb University in Nashville.  He retired as a social worker in California.  He also was a preacher and entertained as a clown.  He was a member of Salem (High Street) Church of Christ and American Legion and was a Navy veteran.

Harold is survived by his wife:  Loretta Green Lewis.  They were married March 15, 1953.  He is also survived by four sons:  David Lewis of Apache Junction, Arizona, Guy Lewis of Las Vegas, Daniel Lewis of California and Christopher Lewis of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, a daughter: Paula Herdt of Salem, 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by two sons:  Harold Lewis III and Timothy Lewis, a brother:  Robert Lewis, a grandson and his parents.

A memorial service will be held Thursday at 3:00PM at Salem (High Street) Church of Christ.  Visitation will be Thursday from 1-3 at the church.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers memorial donation be made to:  High Street Church of Christ Food Bank.