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Cavan "Calhoun" Lewis

February 2, 1956 ~ June 29, 2017 (age 61)

The Piano Brothers

Cavan "Calhoun" Lewis, 61, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away, peacefully at 6:13 a.m. on Thursday, June 29, 2017.

​Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, july 8, 2017 at Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church, 183 Smith Lane in Houma. Burial will follow in Southdown Cemetery.

​He is survived by his wife, Sarah Lightell Lewis; son, Calvin Lewis, Jr.; daughters, Robin A. Watkins (Phillip) and Jasmine W. Alexander (Amone); five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Emelda L. Twiggs, Wilma Thomas and Helen Phillips; uncles, Leroy Nixon, Sr., Earl Lewis, and Willie Lewis; aunts, Dorothy Mae Harding (Earl), Ethel Woods,  Catherine Broomfield and Clara Mae Nickerson and a host of other relatives and friends.

​He was preceded in death by his parents, Helen Lewis Harris (Welmon) and Melki Nixon, Jr.; ​brother, Melvin Lewis; paternal grandparents, Melki, Sr. and Albertha A. Nixon; maternal grandparents, Samuel, Sr. and Helena Sears-Lewis.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
July 8, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Greater St. Matthews Baptist - Houma
183 Smith Lane
Houma, LA 70360

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 8, 2017

11:00 AM
Greater St. Matthews Baptist - Houma
183 Smith Lane
Houma, LA 70360

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
July 8, 2017

Southdown Cemetery
125 Civic Center Blvd
Houma, LA 70360


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