CAVE-IN-ROCK, Ill.— Bobby Dean Lewis, 80, of Nashville, Ill., formerly of Cave-in-Rock, died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at his home.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara “Bobbie” Lewis of Nashville; two daughters, Debbie Jerrels of O’Fallon and Terry Simmons of Lebanon; a son, Rodney Lewis of Marion; two sisters, Geraldine Hacker of Rosiclare and Mattie “Tommie” Collier of Cave-in-Rock; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers. His parents were Henry Milton and Della Mae Lewis.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Potters Church in Cave-in-Rock with interment in Cave Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to SSM Hospice of Illinois at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan, 605 N. 12th St., Mount Vernon, IL 62864.
Gilbert Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.