November 5, 1943 ~ February 3, 2020

Born in: Leicester, NC
Resided in: Candler, NC

Lewis Earnest McMahan, 76, passed away Monday, February 3, 2020, at his home in Candler.

Born in the Sandy Mush section of Leicester, Lewis was a son of the late Marion McKinney McMahan and Savannah Marler McMahan. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Phillips and brothers, Earl and Bobby McMahan.

Mr. McMahan had worked at Buck Stove but spent most of his career as an auto mechanic.

He is survived by a daughter, Robbie Shook (Mark); son, Timothy McMahan; granddaughter, Allie Shook, grandson Shawn McMahan; brothers, Edward and Kenneth McMahan; and several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Jamie Wright.

Following his request there will be no service.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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    • I remember going to church with him and tim growing up. He was a good man . Lewis will be missed . Sorry for you guys loss! Tim keep your head up brother!

  1. We were so sadden to hear of Lewis’ passing. Please know he is resting in his heavenly home. Our prayers are with the remaining family.

  2. Sending thoughts and prayers. Lewis was a great man. The selfless gift he gave my dad shows what a wonderful man (and brother) he truly was.


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