Fairfield native, Dewey Lewis Sons, 84 of Herrin died on Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Herrin Hospital. A veteran of WW II, he retired from CIPS in 1990 after 35 years of service. He started his career as a lineman and retired as a relay specialist.
Survivors include children, Donna Howerton and Edwina Sons; 5 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters; Wilma Johnston of Fairfield, Synda Robison of Varna and Ron Sons of Washington.
Services for Dewey Lewis Sons will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with burial in Egyptian Memorial Garden Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin.