April 20, 1971 ~ April 29, 2021

Born in: Jenkins, KY
Resided in: Leitchfield, KY

Vonda Lewis, age 50, of Leitchfield, passed away Thursday, April 29th 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family and friends. She was born April 20th 1971 in Jenkins, Kentucky, the daughter of Myrel Lewis, Sr. & the late Shirley Sturgill Lewis. Vonda was known as “Nanny” by many, who had a special love for the children she cared for and who had a green thumb, spending time tending to her garden.

She is survived by her husband, Nicky Jackson; her daughter, Kianna McCown; her grandson Jaxon Bucy; her father, Myrel Lewis, Sr.; two sisters, Michelle Lewis & Tanya Metzler; four brothers, Tracy Lewis, Norman Lewis, Donnie Lewis, & Myrel Lewis, Jr.; and several nieces & nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon, Tuesday, May 4th 2021 at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. She will be laid to rest in the Calvert Church Cemetery in Breckinridge County. Visitation will be held from 12 Noon until 8:00 p.m., Monday and from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Family and Friends who wish to honor and remember Vonda in person at the visitation or funeral are required to wear a mask while in the funeral home for the safety of all those in attendance.

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Lewis. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Vonda Lewis and sign her virtual guestbook below.


Visitation: May 3, 2021 12:00 pm - May 3, 2021 8:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

Visitation: May 4, 2021 9:00 am - May 4, 2021 12:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

Funeral: May 4, 2021 12:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

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  1. How do I even begin to say all the amazing things about you. You have been my daily constant for so many years. My go to person no matter what I needed you for. I’ll love you forever but miss you even more. Kiss mama for me.

  2. So many childhood memories involve you. I’m trying to find the words to help make sense, understand, or even help comfort someone for this and I’m yet to find any. Praying that you found your mom and Kathy cause you surely missed them every day since they left.

  3. I just dont know what to say. I’m still in shock of it. Vonda you left with very little warning just like Kat. Thank you for sharing Kianna with me and Donnie. I wish this was nothing but a bad dream. Dont worry about Kianna Jax and Nick. We will watch out for them. Love you and miss you.

  4. Vonda was such a good person. Was always taking care of kids of some what. She will be missed dearly.

  5. To my cousins, uncle Myrel, Kiana,
    Jax and Nick. I am so sorry for your loss
    I know this can’t be easy, I love you all, my prayers and thoughts are with you all. 😥😥🙏🙏

  6. May GOD give Vonda love ones peace and comfort doing this time and and days ahead. lpve you all.

  7. Nicky , Tanya, Im so sorry for your loss Vonda was good person with big heart we all will miss her. If I can help you all in any way please let me know

  8. So many memories we had together in 18 years. We had a lot of good times. I’m still in shock how sudden this was. You will always be loved and never forgotten. Rest Easy Vonda until we meet again I’ll see u later.

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