Minnie Lewis Arellano, 85 of Plymouth passed away on Monday, September 11, 2017 in Sentara Albemarle Hospital in Elizabeth City, NC. Mrs. Arellano was born in Beaufort County on May 30, 1932; the daughter of Mary Jane Powell and Luther Gaskins Lewis. She worked as a nurse in the hospital and then the nursing home until she was 76 years old.
Surviving include her husband Carlos Arellano of the home, her two daughters Deanie Styons and her husband Glenn of Manteo and Minnie Hortelano of Plymouth; her son Rodrigo Arellano of the home, her sisters: Betty Wiley of Vanceboro, Faye Hancock of Mount Airy, NC, and Martha Whitford and her husband Billy of Vanceboro; her brothers: Charlie Lewis and his wife Loraine of Albuquerque, NM, David Lewis of Greenville, Glenn Lewis of Kinston, and Gary Lewis and his wife Cynthia of Simpson; five grandchildren, six great grandchildren.
Mrs. Arellano was preceded in death by her daughter Margaret Styons; her first husband Clinton Respass, her brother William Lewis, and her son-in-law Jose Hortelano.
A Celebration of Mrs. Arellano's life will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, September 15, 2017 in Plymouth Church of Christ with Pastor Bob Moulden officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Friends may send online condolences by visiting www.jimmysawyerfdl.com. Sawyer Funeral Home of Williamston is serving the Arellano family.
Celebration of Life
SEP 15. 02:00 PM
Plymouth Church of Christ
905 Washington Street
Plymouth, NC, US, 27962