Joe Grady Lewis
Funeral Time: Saturday, October 8th at 12:00PM
Joe “Grady” Lewis was born March 28, 1941, in Lexington, KY to the late Charles T. and Lula Piersawl Lewis. He was called home to eternal rest on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
Joe Grady graduated from the old Paul Lawrence Dunbar in 1959. He worked many years for the Phoenix Hotel and proudly retired from Spindletop Hall, Lexington. He was an avid University of Kentucky Basketball fan.
Joe Grady accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Pleasant Green Baptist Church. He was a faithful member until his health began to fail. He’s preceded in death by one son, Bruce “Chucky” Lewis: four siblings, his twin sister, JoAnn “Josie” Lewis, Thomas “TC” Lewis, Evan Baker, Julietta “Jute” Lewis, and the devoted mother of his children, Joann Guy Lewis.
He leaves to cherish his memory five devoted daughters, Dorcel (Jerry) Edmonds, Henderson, NC; Dedreia Lewis, Shannon (Kevin) Womack, Candace (Carlos) McCain, and Jodi Lewis, all of Lexington; 13 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Willa Lewis; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends; special family members, Roscoe Dalton, Dorothy Guy, Samuel Ragin, Lacy Crumpler; a longtime friend, Herman Byrd; and close friends at the Connie Griffith Tower Plaza for many years.