OBITUARY: Lewis Wallace Sprinkle

by Sep 22, 2021OBITUARIES0 comments


WEAVERVILLE – Lewis Wallace Sprinkle, 52, passed from this life to his eternal home on Saturday, Sept. 4 at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, Tenn.

Lewis was a native and longtime resident of Weaverville. Lewis lived in Johnson City for the past four years where he was caregiver for his mother. After her death, he was employed with Pro Compounding Pharmacy.

Lewis loved family, camping, cars, the beach and his dog “Harley”. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Lewis was the son of the late Don Lewis and Joyce Smith Sprinkle. He was also preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Don and Fannie Sue Sprinkle; maternal grandparents, Rev. Dock A. and Martha Bradley Smith; aunts, Glenna Roberts (Johnny) and JoAnn Marr Smith; and uncles, Joe Jones and Bob Jeans.

Lewis is survived by his brother, Kelly Sprinkle and wife, Michelle; nephew, Aden Sprinkle; niece, Addison Sprinkle; his dog “Harley”; and good friend, Carolyn Robbins.

Other surviving members are five aunts, Cindy Smith, Mary Ward (Jim), Linda Bryson (Mike), RuthAnn Jeans, and Jean Jones; three uncles, Bill Smith (Arlene), John, Dock Smith (Letha Mae); and numerous cousins.

A memorial service was held Saturday, Sept. 18 at Flat Creek Baptist Church, 21 Flat Creek Church Road, Weaverville, with Rev Brian Hanrahan officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Flat Creek Baptist Church Food Pantry.

For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Sprinkle’s obituary at