LEWIS T. LEWIS JR. was born in Philadelphia on May 1, 1941 to Lewis T. Lewis Sr. and his wife, the former Melva Richards. The family came to Camden not long afterwards. His father worked for over 25 years for the Public Service Electric and Gas Company. In 1962 Lewis T. Lewis Jr. received a suspended sentence for a sexual offence. In December of that year he married Elizabeth L. "Betty Lou" Atkinson.
1969 Lewis T. Lewis Jr. founded the United Mission Rescue Corps, Inc. and began
soliciting funds. His father committed suicide in 1970. The following year Lewis
Jr. received another suspended sentence and was sentenced to five years
probation for another sexual offense.
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