Julie Ann Lewis, 62

Julie Ann Lewis

1954-2017

Julie Lewis

Julie Ann (Hendrix) Lewis, 62, of Stanford, passed away July 19th, at her home. She was born December 6, 1954 in Harlan County, Kentucky to the late Farmer and Edna (Lewis) Hendrix.

Julie was a lifelong teacher having worked as an educator for over 31 years. At an early age, Julie knew she wanted to teach others. She gave her full heart in teaching children. She had worked for the Leslie County Board of Education for 26 years and for the Lincoln County Board of Education for 5 years. Julie was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother who cherished her family and friends dearly. 

Julie is survived by her two daughters, Martha Novelle Lewis Alexander and her husband Sean of Lexington and Natalie Estelle Lewis Morris and her husband Stephen of London; sister, Theresa Hendrix of Stanford; brother, Glen Hendrix and his wife Judy of Stanford; four grandchildren, Madilynn, Max, Stella & Marcie; a special grea-nephew, Casper; several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, Julie was preceded in death by a sister, Geraldine Hendrix.

A Celebration of Julie’s life will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at McKnight Funeral Home. Visiting hours will be after 3 p.m. on Sunday until service time at 5 p.m.