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Post by K4UUG » Sun Sep 04, 2011 11:12 pm

Dear Friends
it is with deep regret I bring this sad news.

AIKEN, S.C. - Funeral services for Mr. Andrew J. Lewis Jr., (AJ), will take place on Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 11am at Bible Faith Holiness Church, Aiken with Pastors Eddie Moyer and Jack Norris officiating. Interment, with military honors, will follow at New Beginnings Holiness Church Cemetery, Aiken. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6-8pm at George Funeral Home(s)and(s)Cremation Center, 211 Park Ave. SW Aiken. Mr. Lewis, 62, of Aiken, died Thursday, August 31, 2011 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Aiken County, he was the son of Mrs. Margaret Rodgers Lewis Starling and the late Andrew J. Lewis, Sr. He was a member of Bible Faith Holiness Church and had served in the US Navy during the Viet Nam Conflict. Andrew was a retired truck driver and had also been the fleet sales manager at the former Vernon Chevrolet dealership in Aiken. An avid amateur radio operator, callsign WD4PLE and was an active member of the Columbia County Amateur Radio Club. He will be remembered as a loving husband, son, father and grandfather. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by a step brother, John Davis. He is survived by his wife, Marti A. Lewis, Aiken; a son, Andrew J. (Tonya) Lewis, III, Aiken; a daughter Heather R. (Mark) Roberts, Aiken; his mother, Margaret Rodgers Lewis Starling, Aiken; three brothers, Mike Lewis, Lincolnton, GA, Randy Lewis, Martinez, GA and Chuck Dixon, North Augusta, SC; a sister, Cindy Kitchens, Columbia, SC; a step-mother, Mary Lewis, North Augusta, SC and four step daughters, Terry (Kin) Herring, Windsor, SC, Roxanne (Michael) Rice, Sandersville, GA, Michelle (Lester) Chambers, North Augusta, and Renee (Hal) Hicks, Graniteville. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Whitney Hammonds, Sydnee Hammonds, Kayla Hammonds, Caroline Lewis and Gavin Lewis. Memorial donations may be directed to the Columbia County Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 800, Evans, GA 30809 or the Aiken SPCSA, 401 Wire Rd. Aiken, SC 29801. Expressions of sympathy for the Lewis family may be left at www.georgefuneralhomes.com .

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Post by lhk0pd » Mon Sep 05, 2011 12:21 am

Really sorry to here this as i had a transaction with AJ and he was totally honest and just a outstanding person to deal with. My prayers go with him and his family....
Larry Huff K0pd

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A good guy

Post by W1JCW » Tue Sep 06, 2011 1:33 pm

73 my good friend it was nice dealing with you.
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Post by W4PIG » Tue Sep 06, 2011 3:32 pm

my god bless you and your family. aj was a great trader and will be missed. 73s de w4pig. :cry: :cry: :cry:

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Post by K4JC » Tue Sep 06, 2011 8:06 pm

I never had the pleasure of trading with AJ but I know he loved to buy and sell, and had a stellar reputation. It looks like we lost one of the good ones...RIP, my friend.

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