Floyd Wayne Lewis, age 66, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away Friday, March 7, 2014, at the home of his sister with his family at his side. He was the son of Leland "Bugs" and Louise (Martin) Lewis. Funeral services were Monday, March 10, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home with Bro. Jeremy Short officiating. Burial followed in the Metropolis Memorial Gardens with military graveside rites. Floyd is survived by two daughters, Tammy Oliver of Metropolis, Ill., and Tara Combs of Calvert City, Ky.; special friend, Rhonda Lewis of Metropolis, Ill.; four grandchildren, Jessica Gibson, Jordan Oliver, Taylor Bynum and Zac Bynum; two great-grandchildren, Jace and Noah Gibson; two stepgrandchildren, Austin and Dillion Combs; two sisters, Mary Crider of Paducah, Ky., and Sandra Carnes of Metropolis, Ill. Beside his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Dennis "Dino" Lewis. He was an Army veteran and was retired from E.E.I.
Bruce Miles Smith, 52, of Wickliffe died at 5:20 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Lourdes hospital in Paducah. Mr. Smith was an operator for New Page and a member of Local 680 USW. He was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, LaDona Evans Smith; a daughter, Kami Dawn Smith of Wickliffe; two sons, Jarett Myles Smith of Bardwell and Derek Jordan Smith of Cadiz; his parents, Bill and Colleen Werling Smith of Wickliffe; a brother, Mark "Speedy" Smith; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister. Services were held Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe with the Rev. Ryan Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Wickliffe City Cemetery.
Miss Lisa G. Woolard, age 50, of Metropolis, Illinois, passed away at 2 a.m. on Friday, March 7, 2014, at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis. The Rev. Joe Buchanan and the Rev. Louis Brinker will officiate. Burial will follow in the Metropolis Memorial Gardens. Lisa attended the Metropolis First Baptist Church. Lisa is survived by her mother, Joyce (Dees) Woolard of Metropolis, Ill.; sister, Debra Joyce Woolard of Metropolis, Ill.; brother, Mickey Woolard and wife Karen of Leverett, Mass.; nephew, Caleb Woolard of Leverett, Mass.; uncle, David Dees of Harrisburg, Ill.; aunt, Mae Oliver and husband Bill of Roper, N.C.; several cousins and friends. Lisa was preceded in death by her father, Robert J. Woolard. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 307 Massac Creek Road, Metropolis IL 62960. Music will be provided by Karen Wemhoener, pianist. Pallbearers will be Terry Foster, Hershey Haynes, Gary Robinson, Jack Hankins, Marvin Barnhill and Clay Blankenbaker. Online condolences may be left at www.aikinsfarmer-millerfh.com.