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BIOGRAPHIES of HENDERSON CO TN

SAM A. LEWIS

A native Henderson Countain is Samuel Andrew Lewis, Supervisor of Ayer Mineral Co. plant in Lexington. Mr. Lewis was born at Darden Dec. 4, 1909, the son of Pat and Evy Murren Lewis. He came to Lexington in Sept. 1939.

On Feb. 8, 1930 he married Ruby Blankenship and they have two daughters, Lounelle and Sammie Kay. Mr. Lewis is a member of the Church of Christ, and is a Shriner. He attended Henderson County Schools.

For two years, Mr. Lewis served as member of he Board of Aldermen. The plant which Mr. Lewis suppervises produces molding sand for foundries and has 35 employees.

"People You Know" 6 June 1952 Lexington Progress