Georgia Mae Lewis Gresham was born in Pender County on May 14, 1943, to the late William Earl Lewis and Mary Liza Pickett Lewis. She was called home from labor to reward on Sunday, August 8, 2021, at Vidant Duplin Hospital in Kenansville, North Carolina.
Georgia attended and graduated from CF Pope High School. She was a member of St. Matthew Holiness Church where she was one of the first usher/choir members there. She was a very loving person and to know her was to lover her. Georgia loved watching wrestling, game shows and court on TV.
She was very strong willed and strong minded. She was loved by many and will be missed by all.
In addition to her parents, Georgia was also preceded in death by three sisters: Lela Williams, Betty Bland, Mary Johnson; and one son: Perinoski Lewis. Georgia leaves to cherish her precious memories:
Seven Children: Barbara (Theohonest) Bennerman of Teachey, NC, Victoria (Willie) Stoudmire of New Brockton, AL, William (Nelvina) Robbins of Georgia, Lawrence Robins (Sonya) of Lenoir, NC, Shadeka Robbins of Rose Hill, NC, Angela Gresham of Rose Hill, NC, Tina Hargrave of Enterprise, Al. Grandchildren: Thirty. Great-Grandchildren: Forty. Great-Great-Grandchild: One. One Sister: Victoria (Clyde) Carr of Burgaw, NC. Oldest Surviving Aunt: Lucy Pickett of Bronx NY. Best friend: Ollie Mae Bryant of Beulaville, NC, A Host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.