Originally created 11/29/00

Mr. Drew Newsome



WALTERBORO, S.C. - Mr. Drew D. Newsome, 28, died Monday, Nov. 27, 2000.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today at Mount Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Newsome, a native of Augusta, was a mechanic and road serviceman at Walterboro Auto and Diesel Repair.

Survivors include his wife, Shelby Kirby; a daughter, Ashley Nicole Newsome, Kansas; a stepdaughter, Jennifer Leigh Kirby, Walterboro; his parents, Dean and Joyce Ann Burkhalter Litchfield, Ruffin; two sisters, Dawndee R. Newsome, Columbia, and Stephanie L. Gautreaux, Ruffin; a stepsister, Abby Gregrich, Beaufort; and his grandparents, Parker and Norma Lyons, Walterboro, and Erma Burkhalter, St. George.

Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 29, 2000