Mary “Mimi” Shiflet Lewis, 90, of Chesapeake, VA, went to be with Jesus on September 3,
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 14 th at 1:00 pm at Altmeyer Funeral
Home located at 929 South Battlefield Boulevard in Chesapeake. Her son, Sam Lewis of Middle Cross Baptist Church, will be officiating. A time of fellowship will be observed at 12:00 pm preceding the service.
Mimi was born in Augusta, GA on January 5, 1929, and married to Samuel J. Lewis, Sr. in 1948. Mimi enjoyed spending time with her three children, seven grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. She was a charter member of Middle Cross Baptist Church. Until recently, she operated an
active prayer chain which she established with her sister, Mildred. She loved plants and cooking for her family.
Mimi is survived by her son, Sam and his wife, Liz; her son, Tommy and his wife, Darlene;
her daughter, Terrie and her husband, John; and her husband of 71 years, Samuel J. Lewis, Sr. Mimi is preceded in death by her beloved sister, Mildred; her parents, Harvey Hatcher and Mildred Lucille Shiflet; and her three brothers –Harvey, Delmar, and Bob.
As she left her physical life, she did so with the blessed assurance that we would all be
together again soon in heaven.
Friends and family will be received at her home following her memorial service.
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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