Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

November 14, 2013


Nov. 13, 2013

Hendricks County Flyer

Henry Brooks Lewman of Danville, formerly of Dunreith, Ind., died Wednesday in IU Health West, Avon.  He was 90.

Born July 16, 1923, in Moorehead, Ky., he was the son of the late Claude and Pearl Hamm Lewman.

Mr. Lewman was a retired foundation Mason by trade and a veteran of WWII. He attended Westbridge Church in Danville was an avid hunter and fisherman in his youth.

Survivors include his children, Debra Dawn Lewman, Kimberly Joy (Barry) Worland, Henry Brooks (Laura) Lewman Jr., Susan Kay Lewman, Sherry (Gary) Lowe, Kenny (Linda) Cross, and Cindy (Tony) Maxwell; siblings, Clifford (Charlene) Lewman, Reatha Richardson, Ruby Anderson, Francis Puckett, and Margorie (Billy Ray) Barnett; 26 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

Also preceding him in death was an ex-wife, Agnes Mobley Lewman; wife, Geneva Neese Lewman; children, Ed Cross Jr. and Jerry Inclenrock; and siblings, Charles Lewman, Elmo Lewman, Earl Lewman, Thelma Easton, Lois Lewman, and Mae Reeves.

Services are 1 p.m. Nov. 16 in Baker Funeral Home, Danville, with burial to follow in Clayton Cemetery. Calling is 4-8 p.m. Nov. 15 in the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Ronald McDonald House, 435 Limestone, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5188.

Online condolences may be shared at www.bakerfuneralservice.com.