Lewis T. “Lew/Louis” Hobson

Lewis T. “Lew/Louis” Hobson

November 15, 1937 - January 24, 2022

Lewis T. “Lew/Louis” Hobson

November 15, 1937 - January 24, 2022


Lewis Thomas Hobson went to be with the Lord and Savior on January 24, 2022.  Lewis was preceded in death by his father and mother, Lewis William and Ethelda Grace Hobson; sisters, Gloria Brooks and Brenda Stitzer.  He is survived by his beloved wife of almost 60 years, LaDelle Spencer Hobson; children Jennifer and Troy:  grandchildren – Spencer, Carter Jean, Kennedy Paige, Taylor Ann.  Lewis graduated from John Marshall High School in 1957 where he played basketball.  He worked for Virginia Electric and Power for 38 years and retired as a Safety Director in 1994.  During his tenure with Virginia Power, he also worked in Virginia Beach and Roanoke Rapids. After he retired, he worked for Harrison and Bates Realty, Magellan and S.W.  Funk to name a few and finally retired in 2019.  Lewis was a member of Branch’s Baptist Church and served as a teacher, Deacon, Facilities Manager and led Lew’s Crew.  A memorial service will be held at Branch’s Baptist Church on Monday, January 31, 2022 at 11:00 am with visitation preceding from 9:30 am -10:45 am.  Special thanks to Ty who took care of Lewis and loved him and became part of our family.  In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Lew’s Crew at Branch’s Baptist Church 3400 Broad Rock Boulevard, Richmond, VA  23234


  • Date & Time: January 31, 2022 (9:30 AM - 11:00 AM)
  • Venue: Bramch's Baptist Church
  • Location: 3400 Broadrock Blvd. Richmond, VA, VA 23234 - (Get Directions)

Memorial Service

  • Date & Time: January 31, 2022 (11:00 AM)
  • Venue: Branch's Baptist Church
  • Location: 3400 Broadrock Blvd Richmond, VA 23234 - (Get Directions)

Lew’s Crew At Branch’s Baptist Church

  • Address: 3400 Broad Rock Boulevard, Richmond, VA  23234    - (Get Directions)

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13 responses to Lewis T. “Lew/Louis” Hobson

  1. Betty and I worked with Lew at Vepco years ago. He was always upbeat, friendly and never seemed to have a bad day. A fine Christian and gentleman. Our prayers to Ladelle and family.

    Betty & Vernon Abbott

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Hobson family.

    Sincere sympathy.

    Jean & W. C.

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