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Wilson Denson Newsom

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Mount Ararat Cemetery near Troy, with the Rev. Mike Davis officiating. Friends may call at White-Ranson Funeral Home from 9 a.m. until time to leave for the cemetery Saturday.
He was born March 15, 1941, in Obion County, son of the late William Joseph and Alberta (Farley) Newsom. He married the former Mary Louise Butler June 7, 1962. She survives. He had worked for the former Morning Star Nursery for 40 years and was a member of Church of God.
He is also survived by two daughters and his son-in-law, Tina and James R. Roberts and Tammy Faye Newsom, all of Union City; his grandson, Christopher Thomas Fair of Tiptonville; his sister, Ruby Laird of Union City; and two brothers, Gene Raymer of Owensboro, Ky., and George Thomas Newsom of Union City.
He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Lori Ann Newsom; his sister, Helen Hopson; and his brother, Jimmy Raymer.
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