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Aretha Lewis

Aretha Lewis

Saturday, July 24th, 1926 Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

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Obituary for Aretha Constance Lewis (Benjamin)

Sis. Aretha Constance Lewis was born on September 24, 1926, in Jacksonville, Florida to Mr. and Ms. Raymond Lewis. She confessed Christ in 1979, uniting with Northside Church of Christ, where she was baptized by Bro. Charlie E. McClendon. Aretha attended the local schools in Duval County.

Sis. Aretha married the late Mr. George Benjamin in the early 60s. She worked in the food service department at St. Luke Hospital for 23 years before retiring.

Sis. Aretha leaves to cherish her loving memories, one son, Robert M. Lewis; one granddaughter, Robin M. Lewis; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and sorrowing friends. Devoted friends, Sis. Gloria Griffin, Bro. Donald Senior and Sis. Marcia Ellison.

The funeral service for Aretha Constance Lewis will be held 11AM, Saturday, June 1st, 2019 at the Samuel C. Rogers Jr. Memorial Chapel 4315 N. Main Street. The visitation will be 5 PM- 7PM, Friday, May 31st, 2019 at the mortuary. Interment in Restlawn Cemeteries. Please sign the family guest book and view the video tribute @ www.tswarden.com. Arrangements in care of Tyrone S. Warden, FDIC, 4315 N. Main Street, 765-1234

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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 31st, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Funerals By T. S. Warden
    4315 North Main Street
    Jacksonville, FL
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    Friday, May 31st, 2019
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 | 11:00am
    Samuel C. Rogers Jr. Memorial Chapel
    4315 N. Main Street
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    Saturday, June 1st, 2019
  • Interment

    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 |
    Restlawn Cemeteries South
    3301 Moncrief Road West
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    Saturday, June 1st, 2019

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Loved Ones of Aretha Lewis: We have found that a strong belief in God has brought us comfort when we experience the death of someone dear to us. Psalm 34:15 assures us: "The eyes of Jehovah are on the righteous, and his ears listen to their cry for help." We encourage you to express your feelings to God in prayer confident that he will use his power to comfort you and grant you peace during your grief.
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