Lewis Edward Mutters, 103, of Lexington, formerly of Ashland, passed away Tuesday Aug. 1, 2017, in Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. He was born Nov. 23, 1913, in Ashland, the son of the late John Dixion Mutters and the late Ada Agusta Leslie Mutters Gilley.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Katherine Colley Mutters.
He was a retired Ashland Chief of Police, a 1933 graduate of Ashland High School, a member of Victory Baptist Church in Lexington and a former member of First Baptist Church in Ashland.
He was also a 33rd Degree Past Master Mason at Poage Masonic Lodge 325 F&AM and a World War II Marine Corps Veteran serving in the Pacific Theatre.
He is survived by one son, John Mutters (Paulanna Bowling) of Lexington; and two granddaughters, Rachel Katherine Mutters of Denver, Colo., and Anna Leslie Mutters of Lexington.
Graveside services and burial will be at 2:15 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens with Dr. Isaac Nicholson officiating.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Ashland.
Condolences may be sent to mfhfuneralhome.com.
Published on August 2, 2017