David Newton, Sr.

David Newton, Sr.


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Obituary of David Newton, Sr.

David Eldridge Newton, Sr., 71, of Lexington, AL, passed away October 28, 2018. Mr. Newton was a retired electrician for TVA and member of IBEW Local #558. He was a member of the Baptist faith and a United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War.


                David is survived by:

                                Wife: Sandra Russell Newton

                                Sons: David Newton, Jr. and wife Paula of Lexington

                                           Gil Harbin and wife Lisa of Rogersville, AL

                                Daughters: Dawn Newton of Lexington

                                                       Kerri Harbin of Lexington

                                Sister: Barbara Green of Loretto, TN

                                Grandchildren: His Two Sidekicks, Jyah & Harmonee Harbin

                                                             Cimoni & Jake Harding

                                                             Katie, Asa, John, & Anabelle Belew

                                                             Rylee & Kenadi Newton

                                                             Matthew, Emily, & Joy Harbin

                                David thought the world of all his grandchildren


                He was preceded in death by:

                                Father: Asa Joshua Newton

                                Mother: Annie Bell Cottrell Newton

                                Brothers: James & Elbert Newton


                Visitation will be Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 5-8:00 P.M. at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday at 1:00 P.M. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Stanley Hargett officiating. Burial will be in Nebo Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery with full military honors.


                Pallbearers will be Patrick Hunt, Chris Hunt, Keith Hunt, Tim Corum, and Sam Edwards. Honorary pallbearers will be Mac Devine and Roy Self.


                Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.