Fred Theron Newsome
Oct 06, 1928 - Jan 30, 2014
Gray, GA- Fred Theron Newsome, 85, of Buck Road, died Thursday, January 30, 2014, at his residence, surrounded by his family. The family will greet friends from 2:00 - 5:00pm, on Saturday, February 08, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Gray.
Mr. Newsome was born in College Park on October 06, 1928, and had lived in Gray for the past forty-two years. He was the son of the late James Thomas Newsome and Hazel Townly Newsome. After completing his education, Mr. Newsome served with honor as a member of the United States Navy
. Upon returning to civilian life, he worked as a machinist for The Macon Telegraph. Mr. Newsome was also a devoted member of First Baptist Church of Gray.
Mr. Newsome is survived by his wife of six years: Pat Smith; sons: Thomas Newsome, Burt Newsome and Van Newsome and their wives; and by his five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the
, 804 Cherry Street, Macon, Georgia 31201.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at: www.bridgesfh.com