2012-03-29 / Obituaries


Joseph Anthony Newton, 46, of Thomasville died March 19, 2012 in Whatley.

He was born March 16, 1966 in Thomasville. He was a millwright.

Survivors include one son, Andy Newton, Alex City; two daughters, Jennifer Sellers, Jessica Sellers, both of Enterprise; his father, Benton Newton, Aiken, S.C.; two sisters, Suzanne Elaine Johnson, Mt. Pocono, Penn., Michelle Leigh Newton, Whatley.

A graveside service was March 22 at 1 p.m. at Elam Baptist Church with Rev. Danny Ellis officiating.

Active pallbearers were Rex Rush, Charles Edmonds, Rusty Bishop, Heath Bishop, Harold Reid and Shane Newton.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.


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