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Jim Lewman

December 27, 1951 — November 4, 2020

A Memorial service for Jim Lewman, age 68, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:00p.m. Monday, November 9, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel. Jim Lewman passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at Christus Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs, Texas.

Jim Lewman was born December 27, 1951 in Houston, Texas to Ray Lewman and Margie Carrico. He was a retired law enforcement officer; was previously chief deputy for Delta County Sheriff Department, and detective for city of Mineola police department. Also, prior 25 years of law enforcement with Harris County Sheriff Department and Village Police Department. He was a loving husband to his wife.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Lewman; brothers, Jeff Lewman and wife, Kathy and Don Lewman and wife, Jackie; sister-in-law, Laura Lewman; in-laws, Tex Nowlin, Jimmy Nowlin and wife Carol, Jess Nowln, Janie Kelley and husband Jimmy, Becky Kennedy and husband Doug, and Debbie Gillis and husband John; numerous nieces and nephews; and family and friends.

Jim is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Richard Lewman; sister-in-law Mary Ann Farmer; mother in law Katie Nowlin; and father in law Charlie Nowlin.

In lieu of flowers donate to Saint Jude Children’s Hospitals or Tunnel to Towers.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Starts at 2:00pm (Central time)

Murray - Orwosky Funeral Chapel, Sulphur Springs

419 Gilmer St, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

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