Funeral Services for James Herman Mewis, 53, of Bellville were held
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2004 from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Bellville
at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Wayne Middleton officiating. Interment was
in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were Ray Grawunder, Bill Mewis, Boyd Ueckert,
Dusty Falk, Max Nehrkorn, and Dewitt Nehrkorn. Honorary pallbearers
were Matt Jackson and Sherman Henderson.
James was born to parents James and Cordelia (Nehrkorn) Mewis on
Sept. 16, 1950 in Bellville. He was raised in Bellville and attended
Bellville public schools, graduating from Bellville High School in
James worked many years as a ranch hand for Bill Mewis. He enjoyed
deer hunting and fishing and cooking barbecue sauce for different
James Herman Mewis passed away Jan. 31, 2004 at his mother's home in
He is survived by his mother Cordelia Mewis of Bellville; good buddy
Sly and numerous friends and cousins.
Preceded in death by his father, James Mewis.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley, 705
South Austin Street, Brenham, Texas 77833-4124.
Funeral Services under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral
Posted by Joy Neely