THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, August 13, 1970
David W. Lewis, 26, 200 North Anderson Street, Bunnell, was accidentally electrocuted early Saturday morning while working on a dredge at the ITT-Levitt Development site in northeast Flagler County.
According to the sheriff's department Lewis was apparently killed instantly when he reportedly slipped and fell into a portable generator on the dredge.
Lewis was born in Saint Augustine and was a lifelong, resident of Flagler County. He was a member of. Flagler County Cattlemen's, Association and Bunnell First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his father, Clyde, Bunnell; three children, Raymond 6, Donald 4,and Kimberly 2; maternal grandmother, Mrs. Bertha Grimes, St. Augustine; two sisters, Mrs. Judith Parks, Summerset, Ky.; and Mrs. Helen Heyder, Miami.
Funeral services were Tuesday afternoon .at 2:00 in the First Baptist Church of Bunnell with Rev. Donald Foster officiating. Interment was at Espanola Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Paul Mercer, Richard Yelvington, Mack Yelvington, Flynn Edmonson, Lamar Knight and Donald Harvey. Honorary pallbearers were Steve Sparkman, Gaston Boyett, Myrl Henry, Mitchell Henry and Bert Harding.
Craig Funeral Home, Bunnell, was in charge.