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In Memory of Past Members


Maurice Buddy Taylor, III  (KJ4ZJL)  02/06/2018





Mr. Ed Hohenthaner (W7LGD)  05/16/2017



Mr. Jess Lewis (KR4OJ)   04/12/2017

                    Jess Wesley Lewis (KR4OJ)
               December 16, 1942 -  April 12, 2017

A Celebration of Life for Jesse Wesley Lewis will be conducted at 6:00 PM on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel.  Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM at the funeral home. Mr. Lewis passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

Jess was born in Manchester, TN, the son of the late Jesse Wesley Lewis, Sr. and Louise Jernigan Lewis.  He served his country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He was an electronics technician for various companies, having retired from Nissan in Smyrna, TN.  He was a member of the Ham Radio Club, having served as president and was an extra class ham operator (KR4OJ), holding a DXCC #1 honor roll certification.  Jesse was also past president of the Coffee County Historical Society and the Coffee County Historian.  He was a passionate Master Geocacher with the Over The Hill Gang and a published author of Tombstone Records of Cannon County, Tennessee.

Jesse is survived by his loving wife, Joanna Ewell Lewis; six children, James (Mary Lou) Harvill, Michael (Shawna) Lewis, Nicholas (Vicki) Lewis, Tracey (Tony) Suzzi, Stephanie (Jeff) Hayes, and Stephen Lewis; two brothers, Gary (Martha K. Otwell) Lewis and Mark (Debbie) Lewis; and seven grandchildren.


Mrs. Joanna Lewis (KB4JRL)

Husband of Jess Lewis (KR4OJ) Joanna served on the Army as a Nurse.  She enjoyed the radio & Geochacer with Jess.

She was a member of the historical society of Coffee Co.



Ms. Charlotte Ann Prince (KZ4V)  03/27/2016


                                                                                                                                                                     Ms Charlotte on Devils Step Island TN030 on Sept 9, 2007  EM65WE


Mr. Col. Earnest Moore (AD4AT) 

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Mr. Billy Garrison (WA4IRU)



Mrs. Mary Raper (KG4YFR)


Mr. John Parsons (K4EMH)  07/27/2007


Mr. Neill Fry (K4AYD)


Mr. Steven J. Robeson, (K4YZ) 05/27/2016


Mr. Bill C. Lynn (KW4BC) 08/08/2016


Ralph Collins, WB8FJM

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