Harold Roy Lewis, Sr., 82, of Watson, passed away on October 5, 2015 at The Highlands in McGehee.

He worked heavy construction as an operator and mechanic all of his adult life. He loved to fish, hunt, and was always busy building and tinkering on things.

Mr. Lewis was born at Landis on December 23, 1932 and was the son of the Sherman Monroe and Katherine Phillips Lewis.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Velma Louise Lewis; two sons, Harold Roy Lewis, Jr. of Bowie, Texas and Ed Lewis of Ashdown; grandchildren, Brad Lewis, Bunny Petty and her husband, Greg, and Alex Lewis and his wife, Shelby; great-grandchildren, Colton Petty and Brittany Petty.

Services will be held at a later date.