Charles Jackson "Chuck" Lewis, III

Friday, July 3, 2015

Charles Jackson "Chuck" Lewis, III, of Dyersburg, Tenn., departed this life on Thursday, July 2, 2015, at Jackson Regional Medical Center in Jackson, Tenn.

Charles was born on May 22,1961, to Carrie Neal Jordan Lewis and Jack Lewis in Memphis, Tenn. He attended Deering School, as well as The University of Missouri and Arkansas State University. Chuck was a long time employee of Nucor Yamato Steel, an avid fountain pen collector and a lover of art. On June 5, 2004, Chuck married Meleia Utley Spiess.

Survivors include, his wife; his son, Ethan Spiess of the home; his mother, Carrie Lewis of Kennett, Mo.; a niece, Laura Whitfield and her children Sean, Leo, Kailyn and Kedisha along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Chuck was preceded in death by his father, Jack Lewis, and his sister Jodi Blocker.

Chuck was a member of Parr Avenue Church of Christ in Dyersburg and a former member of Bakerville Church of Christ.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 3, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 4, at the Bakerville Church of Christ. Mr. James Powell and Mr. Scott Owen are officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett, Mo.

McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett, Mo., will be in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com