J. Lester Newsome

Augusta, Georgia

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Debbie, Joey and Newsome family,
I am so very sorry for your loss. I wish I could be there to pay my respects. He will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers to the entire family during this difficult time.


Lester was a very special person. I, personally, have wonderful childhood and adult memories of his humor, love, and kindness. He was a very handsome man. Your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Dearest Debbie & Joey,
I'll be praying for you both and your families, I know he will be missed greatly. Love you both ! Vickie Puckett

JoAnn and Rick ,

You and the entire Newsome family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Joey, Debbie and family
I am so sorry for your loss. I wish I could be there to pay my respects but I am out of town and cannot make it to Augusta. Prayers for all

To the family, I am sorry for your loss. Lester was a Good man; good friend. He will be missed by myself and other Clerks of Courts of Georgia.Edward E. Tucker, Retired Clerk of Superior Court, Lumpkin County Dahlonega, GA 30533

Dear Teresa, Doug and family. Sorry about the loss of your father. May he rest in peace.

Dear Teresa, Doug and family..sorry about your loss. Never easy to lose a parent, no matter what age.

So sorry for your loss....it seems like we were just talking about your dad.....peace be with you and your family.


J.'s Obituary

Mr. J. Lester Newsome, 90, loving husband of 72 years to Mary Alma Alsabrooks Newsome, entered into rest at his residence, Tuesday, November 7, 2017.Mr. Newsome was a lifelong resident of Augusta, a graduate of Academy of Richmond County and a member of St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church. He...

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