Billy Joe Newton
Posted: Friday, January 14, 2011 1:58 pm
The Messenger, January 14, 2011
Billy Joe Newton, 75, of Hickman, Ky., died Jan. 13, 2011, at his home.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hickman First Christian Church, with the Rev. Steve Coulson officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Michael Gene Newton, Donny Joe Newton, Billy Allen Newton, Jesse Dale Newton, Bobby Ray Newton, Lola Lynnay Newton, Austin Newton, Charles Newton, Christopher Joe Newton and Alexander Newton.
The family will receive friends beginning at 4 p.m. today at Hickman First Christian Church.
He was born Jan. 25, 1935, in Hickman and was a retired employee of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in Union City. He had served in the National Guard and was a member of Hickman First Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Gene Newton; five sons, Michael Gene Newton of Obion, Joe Newton, Jesse Dale Newton and Bobby Ray Newton, all of Hickman, and Billy Allen Newton of Ripley; his daughter, Lola Lynnay Newton of Hickman; his sister, Judy Howard of Union City; and 13 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Harris and Ruby (Ray) Newton; his daughter, Mary Geninne Newton; his son, John Lynn Newton; and three brothers.