Sally Newsome

Published 12:00 am Saturday, July 24, 2010

Mrs. Sally Liverman Newsome, age 84, died July 23, 2010 at Hampton Woods Nursing Home in Jackson, NC.
Mrs. Newsome was born March 21, 1926 in Northampton County the daughter of the late Charles Irvin Liverman and Jessie Mae Whitley Liverman. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years Cecil Arlington Newsome and by a sister, Sandra Faye Bryant and a brother Charles Liverman.
Mrs. Newsome was a retired nurse having worked at Roanoke Valley Nursing Home for 43 years. She was a member of Woodland Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son, Steve Newsome and his wife Beth of Brunswick, Ga. Her granddaughters, Stephanie Hope Gainey and her husband Mark of Henrico and Kristie Elizabeth Newsome and her husband Jonathan of Savannah, Ga. Her great-grandchildren, Taylor Wilson, Jay Sutton, Brooke and Cody Gainey. Two sisters, Irva Mae Martin of Conway and Shirley Askew and her husband Jerry of Milwaukee. Several nieces and nephews and her beloved cat Mr. Pinky.
Graveside services will be held, Sunday, July 25, 2010 at 2 p.m. at Woodland Cemetery in Woodland with Rev. Marcus Pond officiating.
The family will receive friends at Massey Funeral Home in Jackson, Saturday from 6 until 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Continuum Hospice, P.O. Box 2004, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.
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