Lewis Eugene Heath Sr., 81, passed away peacefully on December 4,2017, surrounded by his family and friends. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Deanna C. Heath; daughter, Arlene Sharpe; son, Eugene Heath and his wife, Melinda; his grandchildren, Pamela Taylor and her husband, Matt; Bobby Sharpe and his wife, Michelle; Trevor and Madison Heath; one great-grandson, Robert Waylon Sharpe; and a brother-in-law, Ralph Bumgardner and his wife, Joyce.
At Lewis’ request, there will be no viewing or visitation. A Celebration of his Life will be held at a later date in January. Donations in his memory may be made to the Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research or to the Wounded Warrior Project. The family would like to thank the staff of Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center for the excellent care he was given, especially the Critical Care and Hospice Units.