The politician was launched to his future spouse, Lillian Lewis, at a New Yr’s Eve social gathering hosted by Civil Rights chief Xernona Clayton in 1967. On the time, Lillian had been working at a library at Atlanta College. The pair wed in 1968.
Eight years later, in 1976, they adopted a two-month-old son collectively, who they named John-Miles Lewis. John-Miles was really named after each of his dad and mom, as Lililan’s maiden title was Miles and, in fact, he inherited his father’s first title.
John-Miles was the one youngster of Lillian and John Lewis.
In a merciless twist, Lilian handed away on New Yr’s Eve in 2012, which was the anniversary of her assembly with John. She had reportedly been sick for fairly a while main as much as her passing, however the reason for her loss of life has not ever been publicly revealed.
John-Miles is now in his mid-40s, and he has been current on the numerous memorial providers held for his father all through the nation.