Mr. Thaddeus Sinclair Lewis 60, of 505 By Pass 25 NE passed January 29, 2104 at Self Regional Medical Center. He was born in Greenwood County June 30, 1953 a son of Sallie Lewis Sample and Thomas Carlton Aiken Sr. . He was the stepson of Smart Sample.
He was a member of Pine Grove AME Church, Hodges, SC where he served faithfully as a Trustee, Choir member and Missionary until his health failed. He also was Past Co-Coordinator of the Harvest Festival and member of the Finance Committee.
He was Resident Coordinator for several Burton Center Homes and he loved all of his clients dearly
He was a graduate of Greenwood High School Class of 1971and attended SC State College, Orangeburg, SC
Surviving are four brothers, Vincent Sample of the home, Thomas Aiken, Jr., Dwayne Aiken and Darryl Aiken of Illinois, one sister, Tracy Aiken of Illinois ; one aunt, Louise Lewis of Detroit, Michigan ; an uncle, Arthur Lewis of Hodges, SC; his close friend and Caregiver, Fred Adams of the home, and a special friend , Mary Adams of Greenwood ; two nephews, Taylor and Jordan ; two god daughters, Kiska Warren and Takiya Hunt and a host of other close cousins, relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1pm at Pine Grove AME Church, Hodges with Pastor Gregory Singleton officiating.
Burial will in Evening Star Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Trustees and Stewards.
Flower bearers will be Missionaries
Honorary escort will be Greenwood High School Class of 1971
The body will be placed in the church at noon
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.percivaltompkinsfuneralhome.com
The family is at the home.
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Lewis family