Lois C. Washington
Chief Executive Officer/General Manager
Mrs. Washington began working in the funeral sevice industry in the late 1990’s for Lewis Funeral Home.
She was born in New Orleans, La. She received her elementary, high school and college education in New Orleans.
Following her college graduation, she was immediately hired by the Social Security Administration. She continued working for that government agency until she retired in January 1999.
Her husband, Robert Washington, Jr. was the owner of Lewis Funeral Home, the oldest Black funeral home in San Antonio, Tx.
Upon his death in April 2011, even though she had been engaged on a marginal level in the funeral business, it became evident she would become the owner and President of Lewis Funeral Home and she had an awesome staff to support her in this new position.
She is a member of the National Funeral Directors and Mortician Assoc. Inc., the Independent Funeral Directors Assoc. of Texas, Inc., and the Alamo Funeral Directors Assoc.
She lives in San Antonio, Texas. She has two children Karen and Robert and two grandchildren.