A funeral service to celebrate the life of Robert Lewis Vinson, 82, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, today, October 28, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family received friends Thursday, October 27, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Missionary Fund, Camden Ward, 34 Chestnut Ferry Road, Camden, SC, 29020.
Lewis, husband of Mamie Caulder Vinson, died Monday, October 24, 2016. He was born in Bethune SC, the son of the late Luther L. Vinson and Effie Bradley Vinson.
Lewis is survived by his wife; children, Lou Ann Vinson of Camden, Layne Cresswell (Mark) of Greenville, Robert Lewis Vinson II (Mitchell) of Charlotte, Matthew Vinson (Lanett) of Camden and Julie Braddock (Jimmy) of Lugoff; 9 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; siblings, Irene Ogburn, Eveleen Vinson, Luther Jr., J.W., Bill, Nell Davis, Stanley, Ralph, Jean Rush and Carroll.
Lewis was predeceased by his brother, Floyd Vinson.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Vinson family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.