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Orville "Buck" James Lewis

December 12, 1932 ~ May 4, 2021 (age 88)


Mr. Orville James “Buck” Lewis, 88, of Woodbury and a native of Coffee Co., passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at Woodbury Health and Rehab.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Deloris Parker Lewis of Woodbury; his daughter, Kay (John) Barker of Woodbury; grandson, Zachary Lewis Barker of Mt. Juliet; and his sister, Wanda Spry of Bradyville.

Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin & Eula Duke Lewis and brothers, Troy, Malcolm, and Manuel Lewis.

A member of Woodbury Church of Christ, he was a veteran of the Korean War where he served proudly in the United States Army.  He was a farmer and was a retired Sewing Machine Mechanic.

Funeral services will be 6 P.M. Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Eddie Boggess and Bro. Charlie Bowman officiating.  Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery.  Visitation with his family will be Thursday, from 3 P.M. until the time of service.

Pallbearers include Mitch Wilson, Boyd & Mark Barker, Ray Barton, Kim Fann and Roger Spry. 

For those wishing to do so, donations may be made to Short Mtn. Bible Camp or the Alzheimer’s Assoc. %Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311.  

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May 6, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Woodbury Funeral Home

Funeral Service
May 6, 2021

6:00 PM
Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home
504 W. Main St.
Woodbury, TN 37190

Interment following funeral service
May 6, 2021

Riverside Cemetery

Woodbury, TN 37190

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