AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Saturday, August 10, 2002, at the residence, Mr. George A. Newman Jr., of Old Waynesboro Road, Augusta, loving husband of Annie Jane Newman. Funeral services will be held 11a.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2002, from the Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Lumpkin Road, Chapel, Rev. Jim Hyder officiating. Interment in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Newman was born in Augusta and a lifelong resident. He was a World War II, veteran having served in the US Army Air Corp and a retired Brick Mason. Other family members include three children, Brenda D. Lunceford of Augusta, Ronnie Newman and his wife, Cheryl of Evans and Clyde W. Newman and his wife Rhonda of Evans; two sisters, Delores OConnor and Elizabeth OCain both of Augusta and five grandchildren, Andrew Lunceford, Ryne Newman, Lauren Newman, Kileigh Easler and Kariss Easler. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 7 to 9p.m. The pallbearers will be Jeff Padgett, Tommy Rider, Andrew Lunceford, Ryne Newman, Sonny Walker and John Patterson. Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Martin, Mike Walker, Don Walker, Edward Sikes, Buddy Holly and Earl Williams.
The Augusta Chronicle August 12, 2002