Our sincere condolence to the family,Mr.Newton made great contrbutions in his lifetime.There's One that has in the past,and is still making the greatest of contributions.That would be none other than our LORD JESUS CHRIST,OUR PRINCE OF PEACE,WONDERFUL COUNSELOR,OUR MIGHTY GOD..isah.9:6...his contibution will be everlasting for all of us....C
Rest in eternal happiness.
1 COR 3:16 Know ye not that ye are of GOD, and that the SPIRIT of GOD, dwelleth in you? "PEACE BE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY"
To the Newton family from the Bonner family, Our prayers are with you at this time of grief. May the Good Lord Bless and Watch Over You All.
My condolences for the loss of Mr. Newton. May the God of comfort help his family through this difficult time.
Grandfather you will truly be missed. Gidget Hudson and Bernard Hamilton Brooks
"Mr. Noodle", thanks! May God strengthen your family. Erie Dean, Rachel Dee, Christian John, & Matthew Alexander.
May you now find true peace. Thank you for allthat you did to help make our world more fair and peaceful here on earth.
Rest in peace my friend and Brother.
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
My dearest cousin and family, I am saddened by the loss of such a great man and cousin. We shall miss you so so much but know that I will see you again. Rest in Peace and know that you are loved. Sherid Ann Wright Smith
I pause to thank God for the life of this Servant. I did not meet him while on earth, I look forward to meeting him in Eternity!
My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mr.Newton.Its a gift to be yearning for peace,it's a quality we receive from our Heavenly Father .He promise us what man can't complete,he will grant it to us in full measure.Jeremiah 29 :11. Seta
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
It is the one who comfort to know him to be in Jehovah's rememberance Malachi 3:16.
Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine. Oh what a fortaste of Glory divine. Mr. Newton was a divine treasure of Fairfield and abroad. His meek temperment and love of God spoke volumns.his presence will be missed but his memories will forever linger. May the love of God be with the Newton and MOBC family.
I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Atty. Newton. Him and my father James (Jimmy) Johnson were the best of friends.My Sympathy goes out to his family. He was the bestest.
My sincere condolences to the Newton Family on the loss of your love one. He was a great man to the Nation, to the State of Alabama and the City of Birmingham. May God bless his soul. May he rest in peace.
From your Zeta Sister from Delta Epsilon Zeta Chapter of West Palm Beach, Florida and your student from Miles College School of Law of Birmingham, Alabama.
May memories of your loved one help comfort you, now and in the days ahead.
A great man of wisdom and love and he will be greatly missed amongst the Mt. Olive Baptist Church family.
Great Grandfather you will be truly missed. Trevor Payton, Bridget Payton, and Samone Session.
My condolences to the family of this great man. He was truly a role model for all generations.He will be missed.
It was a honour to have a man such as Demetrius C Newton to be from Fairfield. You will truly be missed! Your spirit and vision will forever live on
MY CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY AND FRIENDS ON THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE.
MAY YOU CHERISH THE MEMORIES AND THE LOVE HE LEFT IN YOUR HEART.
EXTENDING DEEP AND HEATFELT SYMPAHTY.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE.
May,God continue to keep your family in perfect peace.
I am deeply sadden to hear of this gentle spirit has left us physically. I remember celebrating his birthday,reunion, and other family events years ago with the Newton family.I was honored to know him and to spend memorable times.He was a man to really enjoy his intellect, humor and business leadership in the church, community.remember watching him work in Montgomery. He will be greatly missed and Such an example to all who encounter him. Godfather to the Newton family as I fondly remember.Sleep in heavenly peace Atty Demetrius C. Newton Sr. Blessings and love to the Newton Families.Long live his legacy.
Peace & Blessings to the Newton family. V. Vann
My deepest sympathie to the Newton family. May God keep you strong.
You have influenced the lives who have met you as well as those who haven't! GOMAB Honorable Brother Newton!
FROM THE BROTHER'S AND SISTER'S OF ZETA PHI BETA SORORITY AND PHI BETA SIGMA FRATERNITY OF ALABAMA A & M UNIVERSITY TO THE FAMILY OF DEMETRIUS NEWTON YOU HAVE OUR DEEPEST SMYPATHY....
FROM THE LATE JESSE AND DOROTHY PURIFOY FAMILY, WITH DEEPEST SMYPATHY BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO MOURN, FOR THEY WILL BE COMFORTED. ANOTHER BIG BROTHER IS GONE TO BE WITH KING JESUS.....ZETA PHI BETA SIGMA / BLUE PHI / Z PHI.....
To the family mr. Newton will be missed he was truly a good man
If we are peacemakers, we shall be called the sons of God.
Rest in His eternal Peace. God bless.
And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.
Our deepest sympathies go out to the Newton family. The collegiate and alumni Brothers of The Alpha Alpha chapter of PHI BETA SIGMA Fraternity Inc.,Wilberforce University; will miss his guidance. Rest Well Bro. Newton!
My sincere condolences to the Newton family. I know sometime we say if I could see my love one just one more time. Think of the pain and suffering they were in... would you want to see they suffer even one more day or even an hour? Nothing can bring them back ; no tears,no broken heart no prayers. But our happy memories will live on in our hearts forever. There is tomorrow. Cherish each day you spent with Demetrius.
D. Burgess; New Jersey
There are no words that can express how deeply the loss of a loved one impacts a family.May it bring you comfort to know that God has promised no more death. (Reve.21:4)
Dee was not only my cousin, but my dear friend. I will miss our many talks. Thanks for always making me laugh!
It sounds like Mr. Newton was a courageous and honorable man who was respected by those he was associated with, even those with other viewpoints. You can be proud that he had such an impact on the Civil Rights Movement, as well as the politics of Alabama. So sorry for your loss.
RIP my cousin, a life well lived.
We will remember and relive the good times we shared. Sure glad I taught you how to drive.
I went to school with Deirdre at Elyton School back in the day!! Later, I worked right down the hall for another attorney from one of the finest men I have ever met. Rest In Peace Mr. Newton! You were a true gentlemen and a wonderful man! You were a friend to all and you will be missed. I have always kept up with you and you were a firm believer in "equal rights for equal people". I know that your legacy will follow you. I feel honored to have know you and your family.
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Please except my condolences. I am very sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. Lean on Him for support through prayer and reading his word the Bible daily.
The world is a better place because of you, Bless you.
I am so sorry to hear of your loss may the god of all comfort give you comfort and and peace at this most difficult time 2 corth 1:3,4
Peace & blessings to the family. Job well done my brother!
R. Williams, MD
A man of wisdom and love and will truly be missed!
to the family,we have lost a great man, an icon and a leader.God bless you all,from an admirer in williamsburg,va.
Our deepest condolences go out to the Newton family .We are keeping you close in our prayers , and are grieving the loss of such a noble SIGMA man.
The Family of Hon Bro Alvin J Mc Neil
"Our Father in the heavens, let your name be sanctified. Let your kingdom come. Let your will take place, as in heaven, also upon earth" (Matt. 6:9,10). We await that day when this prayer will be fulfilled and loved ones will be united again.
Sorry to read of your loss. I do not know your family just wish to offer words of comfort to the family of Mr. Newton . May the beautiful memories of him warm your hearts, May you continue to feel comforted by the love of God, today and days ahead.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
When I was CEO of the Birmingham Urban League in the 90s we were in the same office with Attorney Newton. He was always so kind and willing to share his knowledge & expertise. As a person who seemed to never meet a stranger his humble nature was so impressive,because he never forgot where he came from and treated everyone with respect.I was blessed" to call him a friend and role model. May GOD continue to bless his family and 'remember,to be absent from the body is to be present with the LORD."
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to comforted by the love and support of family and friends -Psalms 23:1-6. Phoenix, AZ
May the family of Mr. Newton find comfort in knowing that one day soon "Death" will be a thing of the past! I will continue to uplift you in prayer. Rev 2:3,4
I didn't know Mr.Newton but I noticed we have the same last name. I'm even prouder to wear the name after reading his obituary. Thanks for being a great servant! To the family: God bless you, and celebrate his life!
We wer sadden to of the passing of Mr. Newton. Offering our condolences along with our heartfelt prayers at this difficult time. Think about all the good times and laughter that he gave to so many. Treasuer those memories. May the God who gives peace be with all of you.-RO.15:33
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
My condolences goes out to the Newton family. May the God of all comfort be with you during this time of sadness.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE TO OUR COUNTRY GOD BLESS YOUR FAMILY
God bless you, Sir, and thank you. Rest in peace ~
Mr NEWTON compassion for others will be missed. may the God of all comfort help your family to endure during this time of grief.
To The Newton Family:
Another Great American Hero gone but not forgotten. May the Lord continue to keep and bless the Newton family.
My condolences to the family for such a loss. May you find peace in each other and cherished memories. Draw close to the Almighty in these days ahead.
May your family find strength and comfort from the Scripture that Mr. Newton is not suffering. (GENESIS 2:7)
Rest in peace. Thank you for your service, not just to the civil rights movement, but to americans as a whole. It is apprecitated. Thank you to the family , you also made sacrifices that are not forgotten. I am praying for your strength to endure this loss, and to keep his memory alive, and continue the work he started. Bless you
May the God of All Confort be with the grieving family.
in God's care rest in peace
I am so sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by the words at Jeremiah 29:11.
What a life Mr. Newton lived. Although I did not know him personally, I want to offer my condolences. May the God of all comfort be near to your family & friends during this difficult time.
I can only wish and pray that I become just half the man That Mr. Newton was. I hate to say this but being 34 years of age, I am seeing less and less of young men that have the strength, drive, and courage that Mr. Demetrius Newton had And I know in my heart that Mr. Newton is up in heaven Hand-in-hand with the holy man himself God bless you Mr. Newton.
MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY. MAY GOD KEEP AND STRENGTHEN YOU.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.