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Dr. Houston A. Lewis Obituary


Great grand dad I never got to meet you but I wish I could you where a brave man&I love you


Posted by: makyia lewis - sacramento, CA   Feb 02, 2013

I remember sitting on your lap when I was a little girl while you sang "Buffalo Gals" to me.
Love you Dad,
We'll meet again some sweet day!!


Posted by: Meredith Lewis - Coppell, TX - Daughter   Sep 15, 2011

My first Dentist 1964


Posted by: Steven Webb - MD   Jun 24, 2011

iwill look to the hills from whence cometh my help my help cometh from the lord. My heart and prayers go out to all of you. Itruly regret that I cannot be there with you like Iwas when Grandma and Carlton passed. May God bless and keep you all.


Posted by: Gregory L Ford - wheeling, WV - Grandson   Jun 24, 2011

My prayers are with all the family. I will miss my Grandfather so much. Love and prayers to the family.


Posted by: Susan Ford - Wheeling, WV - Granddaughter   Jun 24, 2011

My family and I will miss Doc Lewis,he will always be in our heart,he always had some good to say about everyone he met. Our prayers are with the family of a great man.

John Clemont and Family


Posted by: John Clemont - Wheeling, WV - Good friend   Jun 24, 2011

Houston was also the patriarch of our CVR Dems family and we will miss him. From the first meeting he attended in 2004 (at which he and Meredith won the political trivia contest), through the 2008 election and beyond, he showed us all how to be a good citizen and an outstanding human being.


Posted by: Meg Kimberland - Austin, TX - friend   Jun 23, 2011

It was an honor to know Houston - to share his excitment when we helped elect our 44th President. Houston never failed to have something worthwhile to say and I loved listening to his stories.


Posted by: Marsha Fishman - Coppell, TX - friend   Jun 23, 2011

I respected Dr. Lewis and admired his sense of community involvement. As a retired military officer myself and Superintendent of Schools I interacted with him numerous times and found him to be a man of honor and compassion. His legacy lives on here in Wheeling.


Posted by: H Lawrence Jones, Ed.D. - Wheeling, WV - Colleague   Jun 23, 2011

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Youth Services System, the staff and the thousands of children served during Houston's nearly 30 year tenure as a board director I want to express our condolences to the family.
I first met Houston nearly 50 years ago when I was his paperboy. He always treated this 10 year old with dignity and good humored engagement.
We as an organization were blessed with his tireless advocacy and support for children

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Posted by: john moses - wheeling, WV - Friend and colleague   Jun 23, 2011