Derrick B. Lewis Sr., of Syracuse, suddenly departed this life on December 31, 2021. He lived in Syracuse all his life, working several jobs in the area. Derrick enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and listening to music while washing cars. He was an avid LA Lakers fan, trying not to miss a game with his sons Derrick Jr. and Randell.
Derrick was predeceased by his parents Benny and Willie Mae Lewis and his sister Deborah Lewis.
Derrick leaves behind to cherish his memory his sons; Randell Myricks and Derrick (Meka Hilts) Lewis Jr., Eleven grandchildren and Three great grandchildren, thirteen sisters; Gloria (Charles) Vanderpool, Janet Fullenwiley, Cynthia Lewis (Ken Jones) Brenda (Daryl) Brooks, Sandra (Lonnie) Sistrunk, Yolanda Lewis, Benjamin K. Lewis, Ronald (Romeil) Lewis, Jerome Lewis, Paul (Alethia) Lewis, Gregory (Janika) Lewis, and Terry Lewis, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and family.
Calling hours will be held from 10 AM to 12 PM, Wednesday, January 12th at Ballweg & Lunsford Funeral Home, 4612 S. Salina St. Syracuse.
A funeral service will be private.