Mrs. Retha Newton Vincent, 69, died Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center.
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She was born Dec. 26, 1944, in Andrews, the daughter of the late Norman Lee Newton and Letha Mae Martin Newton and was the wife of Wayne Vincent.
Mrs. Vincent retired from Duracell, was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and attended First Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Mrs. Vincent is survived by her husband, Wayne Vincent of the home; a daughter, Pam Baker of Heath Springs; two sons, Greg Vincent and his wife, Cindy, of Lancaster, and Rod Vincent of Heath Springs; a brother, Norman Newton and his wife, Edith, of Lancaster; two sisters, Shirley Newton and Kathleen Langley, both of Lancaster; and three grandchildren, Christopher Baker and his wife, Jessica, Haley and Hannah Vincent; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Vincent was preceded in death by a brother, David Newton; and two sisters, Ernestine Crenshaw and Mary Lucas.
A celebration of life service for Mrs. Vincent is 11 a.m. today, June 18, at the chapel of Burgess Funeral Home by the Revs. Kerry Blackmon and Jerald Starnes. Burial will follow at Lancaster Memorial Park.
The family of Mrs. Vincent received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Burgess Funeral Home and the family suggests memorial contributions be made to
, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at www.burgessfunerals.com.
Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory is caring for the family of Mrs. Vincent.
Published in The Lancaster News on June 18, 2014