Archie Neil Clewis, 85, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Wednesday, April 20, 2022. Archie was born June 28, 1936, in Chadbourn, to Furney Neil and Emma Cribb Clewis. Archie was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Marie Long Clewis.
He was one of seven children, Edward Clewis, Samuel Walter Clewis, Adalee Williamson, Helen Hobbs, Myrtle Cartrette and Kenneth Clewis.
He was a member of Pleasant Garden Baptist Church, where he usheredSunday services for several years. He enjoyed eating at K&W cafeteria and spending time at his beach house in Oak Island.
He owned and operated Clewis and Associates Insurance Agency for over 40 years and was a top agent for several insurance companies.
Archie’s service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 11, at the First Baptist Church of Oak Island, 4608 Oak Island Dr., Oak Island, N.C. 28465.
Archie is survived by his two daughters, Natalie May of Charleston S.C. and Tami Roth (Bill) of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; and his four grandchildren, Jon and Ryan (Mary) Roth and Lauren and Jennifer May.