CHERRYVILLE - Gerald "The Legend" Hale Newton, 65, of Delview Road, died July 1, 2014, at Caromont Regional Medical Center. He was born on June 24, 1949, in Rutherford County, a son of the late Lee and Ruth Atchley Newton.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3:15 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church, and other times at the home of Jason and Bobbie Newton, Waco.
A memorial service will be held 3:30 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church.
Burial will be private.
Carpenter's Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family.
Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net
Carpenter's Funeral Home
1100 East Main Street Cherryville, NC 28021
Published in Shelby Star on July 3, 2014