GEORGE-NEWSOME-Obituary

GEORGE B. NEWSOME Jr.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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NEWSOMEGEORGE B. JR., on March 11, 2014, age 53 years. Son of George B. Newsome, Sr. and Dolores Heenan, loving brother of JoAnn Conklin (Jack), the late Carol Marshall and his late paternal grandmother Mary Newsome; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited...

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Spent many times partying with George, or as we used to joke Georgeorgeor... R.I.P.
Debbie

to my old friend newt,i always enjoyed talking to you about our favorite bands and wild antics from our young days.you were always a true character during my time living in the village.i even went to the hospital with you that Halloween night when things got out of hand.i know you are somewhere with your rock and roll idols.may your spirit soar.

I will miss your voice, your smile and your humor. Rest In Peace my brother, I love you dearly and you'll be in my heart forever. JoAnn

RIP George My long time friend. You will always be in my heart

My Band mate, Bud, friend for life.. Dude things won't be same with out you to tell things too, you will be missed and I hope you find what you always have been looking for, but do be one of the ones there when it's time for me to cross over. at least I got you your drum sticks to take with you, Now! Rock ON BROTHER!

You were a part of our family forever...I love you and promise to never forget you!!!

Rest in peace my brother...

George and I spent a great deal of our teenage to young adult years together hanging out at the pool rooms or on the corners with a boom box. One memory that comes to mind is after a late nights at a club going back to Gram's and George would make his famous welfare grilled cheese sandwich.
Another time we were painting houses on Somerset street and the ladder would not reach the roof cornice so we put the ladder on a step stool and finished the job.
The things we did together will...