Edna Dorcise Lewis entered into Heavenly rest on Thursday November 7, 2019 at
Henrico Doctors Hospital, Richmond,VA. She was born December 11,1954 in Montpelier,VA to the late James and Hattie Thomas. She was preceded in death by her in-laws Henry and Golden Lewis ,Brother James V. Thomas Jr., Brother in law Henry “Buck” Lewis , Sister in law Evelyn Thomas, Nieces Cheryl Thomas,Patricia “Dee” Coleman and grandson Erick Marcelo Mobley.
She became a member of Mt Olivet Baptist Church at a young age,Edna received her education at Bethany Elementary , Gandy Middle and Patrick Henry high school. she worked in dry cleaning as a presser, starting at national linen and various Dry Cleaners stores until she retired. She loved going to church working in hospitality ,singing in the Thomas Memorial Choir, traveling, casino and love being around her family and friends.Her hobby was sewing and cooking on the grill at various family and friends events and collecting unique rare treasures and selling her hand made items at the flea market.she love to smile, laugh and gives advice to the younger family members.
Edna leaves to cherish her Husband George O. Lewis, Daughters Grace(son in law Adeniyi) Fashina ,Virginia “Joy” Lewis, Shannon Lewis, stepchildren Joyce (Tracy) Willis, Ricki (Shontell) Walker, Grandchildren My’Kalia O’Neal, Delmontae (Del) Lewis, Danashia Gomez, Jalia Lewis, Jaylen Lewis. Sister Rose Smith, Mary Thomas, Lillian Thomas,Marva Thomas, Bessie Thomas, Brenda (Charles)White, Wanda (Tony)Thomas,Brothers Andrew Thomas, Johnnie (Barbara) Thomas, Earnest Thomas, Alton (Donna)Thomas, Darryl (devoted sister in law Rosalind) Thomas, Reginald (Deeya) Thomas, Devoted Sister in law and Friend Mary (William)Taylor, Sisters in law Emily Allen, Lillian Brooks, Lillie Matthews, Brothers-in-law James “Putney”(Aleta)Lewis, A host of devoted nieces, nephews,cousins and friends.
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