Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

July 4, 2013

Ricky Allen Lewis

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Ricky worked many years for DCI in the construction field. He was also a heavy equipment operator and mechanic. Those who knew Ricky knows he has a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone. He lived a happy joyful life. He loved little children and his sons were the apple of his eye. His new grandbabies made his life more fulfilled. He always made people laugh and smile.

Ricky left behind loving caring family who stood by his side during his short term illness... Two sons: Bradley Lewis of Bluefield. Christopher Lewis of Delaware;  Mother: Joyce Perry of Delaware; Two Grandchildren: Emma of Bluefield and Austin of Delaware; Mother of his children: Cindy Bryd of Princeton;  Four Brothers: Joe Lewis of Florida, Eddie Lewis and wife Tranesa of Princeton, Mark Lewis and wife Holly of North Carolina, Jimmy Lewis of Bluefield; Sister: Paula Hill of Florida;  Special cousin and caregiving and best friend Terry Foran; Special Sister-in-law: Sally Pitzer Lewis of Green Valley; Nephews and Nieces: Chris, Tayler and Tyler Lewis of Princeton, Justin and Josh of Florida, Cody and Samantha Lewis of North Carolina, Summer and Kriston of North Carolina , Ryan and Raylee of Green Valley.

In accordance with Ricky's wishes no services will be held and he was cremated.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family