Freddie Lee “Jackie” Lewis was born on March 31, 1946 to the union of the late Alec and Bernice Lewis in Detroit, MI. He departed his life on June 12, 2017 at his home in Toledo, OH. He was preceded in death by both his parents, brother; Alec R, sister; Jacqueline.
Jackie as he was affectionately known, loved telling jokes and had a passion for making people laugh. He left a lasting impression on the lives of everyone he met. Freddie was a faithful member of Firm Foundation Apostolic Church. During his lifetime he held numerous jobs, not limited to Holiday Inn, Mather Springs and Chrysler.
Freddie leaves to cherish his memories; sons; Freddie McDonald of Toledo, OH and Eugene McDonald. daughter; Tamika Andrews of Detroit, MI, brothers; Felton, Terry and Kenneth Lewis of Toledo, OH, sisters; Ellen (Robert) Williams, Gail Beasley, and Wanda (Donald) Brown of Toledo. Grandchildren; Ar’Reon Thomas, Heaven and Nevaeh Washington of Detroit, MI, Dominque and Brianna McDonald of Toledo, OH, MaKennah Miller of Cincinnati, OH, uncle; Cravin Ham Sr of Toledo, OH aunts; Thelma Washington of Toledo, OH and Edna Mae Walker of Valdosta, GA, a very special friend, Laquell McDonald, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Family will be receiving guests Sunday June 18, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4752 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo (419-381-1900). The Wake will begin Monday from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. followed by a 1:00 p.m. service at the funeral home.
Special thanks to all the Alpha Tower friends, his nurses, his nurse’s aides and a very special thank you to Theressia (Tracey) Griffin.