Ruth Ann Lewis



Ruth Ann Lewis, age 76, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin.

Born in Georgetown, Del., she was the daughter of the late Carl Bivens King and Alice Holloway King.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Wheatley Lewis in 2005.

She is survived by her daughter, Shanna Lewis of Berlin and son-in-law, David J. Schor of Whaleyville. Her daughter, Susan E. Schor, preceded her in death in March of this year.

There are three grandchildren, Jessica Taylor and her husband, Jason, Anastasia Green, and Trevor Lewis, and great grandchildren, Jacob, Joshua, Jace Alan and Jenna.

She is also survived by her brothers, Norman King of Berlin, Norwood “Woody” King and his beloved companion, Priscilla of Whaleyville, and a sister-in-law, Joyce Truitt.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Doris and Elizabeth Truitt.

Mrs. Lewis had worked as a teacher’s assistant at Showell Elementary School. She is a member of Emmanuel Wesleyan Church in Salisbury.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Emmanuel Wesleyan Church in Salisbury. Pastor Tom Bunting officiated. Interment was in Dale Cemetery in Whaleyville.

Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.

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