Carolyn Hellard Lewis
STATESVILLE - Carolyn Hellard Lewis, 60, of Statesville, passed away, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Gordon Hospice House.
Mrs. Lewis was born Feb. 13, 1952, in Davie County, the daughter of the late Leonard Hellard and Mabel Hellard Couch, who survives. She attended Davie County schools and Mitchell Community College.
She was a member of Faith Baptist Church and was employed by the Iredell County Health Department. She was married to the late Lee Roy Lewis, who passed away Nov. 4, 2011. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and loved all animals.
In addition to her mother, Mrs. Lewis is survived by two daughters, Angela Petrea (Mike) of Kannapolis and Tammy Griffin of Statesville; seven grandchildren, Alexandra, Michael and Olivia Petrea, Jacob, Tanner, Aidan and Eli Griffin; one brother, Don Hellard; and four sisters, Susan Head, Joy Seaford (Craig), Aylisa Grose (Thomas) and Christy Woods (Ricky).
Service and Visitation: Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16 at Faith Baptist Church with Pastor Daniel Crawley officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening 6-8 p.m. at Nicholson Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers will be, Jeremy, Joshua, Jonathan, Joseph, Jesse Seaford and Ethan Grose. Honorary pallbearer will be Jacob Griffin.
Memorials: May be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com
Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.