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Foy Newton, Jr.


Foy Newton, Jr.

Date of Service: Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Time of Service: 2:00 PM

HENDERSON-Foy P. Newton, Jr., 90, a resident of Henderson, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2019, at Warren Hills Nursing Center in Warrenton. Born on September 12, 1928 in Wake County, he was the son of the late Foy Pumpfry Newton, Sr. and Willie Usry Newton, and was the widower of Katie Mae Wilson Newton. Foy was retired from Roses Warehouse and was a member of Harriett Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2:00 PM at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church by Rev. Frank Sossamon, Rev. David Barnett, and Rev. Rodney Inscoe. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens. He is survived by two daughters, Betty Newton Garrett and Elizabeth Gail Newton Tippett and husband, Frank, both of Henderson; one son, Charles Edward Newton and wife Kathleen Rothe of North Myrtle Beach, SC; three brothers, William Edward Newton of Durham, Roy Lee Newton and Cecil Newton both of Oxford; one sister, Melba Jean Alexander of Asheville; five grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and a special great granddaughter, Autumn Stanley. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM at J.M. White Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Frank and Gail Tippett, 1530 US 158 By Pass, Henderson. Serving as pallbearers will be Rodney Inscoe, Mike Fry, Calvin Seaman, Don Heath, Philip Tippett, Jarrod Stanley, Wayne Clark and L.B. O’Neal.

Date of Death: Friday, July 19, 2019

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