Our deepest sympathies go to Virginia Hanning on the recent passing of her brother-in-law, James Robert “Bob” Lewis.

Bob was born on October 23, 1948 and passed away with his wife of 35 years by his side on July 25, 2015.

He had a passion for airplanes, sports cars, golf, woodworking and Formula One racing.

Bob is survived by his wife, Carol and sister-in-law, Virginia Hanning. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 30 at Olney Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Gastonia, North Carolina. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Cary, North Carolina for Heifer Project International.

Olney Presbyterian Church Cemetery
251 Olney Church Rd.
Gastonia, NC 28056

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
221 Union St.
Cary, NC 27511

Virginia Hanning is a professor in the College Prep department at Central Campus.