Noah G. Gerri Newman Sr.

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Mr. Noah G. "Gerri" Newman, Sr.
NORTH AUGUSTA, SC - Mr. Noah G. "Gerri" Newman, Sr., 73, husband of 58 years to Joanne Videtto Newman, entered into rest on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at his residence.
Friends assembled at his graveside service with Masonic Rites at 3:00 PM on Sunday, September 7, 2014 in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Gerri was a member of the Acacia Masonic Lodge and the IBEW 1579. He was President and a coach of North Augusta Boxing Club since 1978 and dedicated his life to helping kids through the boxing club. He was selected to managerial position in boxing for the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. He received the SGMA National Hero Award for his volunteer services to youth who called him "POPS".
Additional survivors include one son, Noah Newman, Jr. and his wife Kathy of Colton, CA; his daughter, Vivian N. Clements and her husband Jim of Evans, GA; his foster son, Alton Harris of Lexington, SC; his brother, Morgan Lankford of Augusta, GA; 5 grandchildren, Noah Newman, III, Christopher Newman, Bailie Newman, John Clements, and James Clements; 2 foster grandchildren, Drake Harris and Alton Harris, Jr.; and 4 great grandchildren, Dakota Noah Newman, Destiny Newman, Natalie Newman, and Daniel Clements.
The family received friends at the funeral home on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 3 until 5 PM.
Memorials may be made to North Augusta Boxing Club Non-Profit Youth Organization, 216 Patricia Avenue, North Augusta, SC 29841.

Please visit the online register at www.rowlandfuneralhome.com
Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star from Sept. 5 to Sept. 10, 2014