Originally created 01/13/04

Mr. Stephen Newton (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Stephen Judson Newton of Hickman Road, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Isabella Hewitt Newton, entered into rest on Monday, January 12 ,2004, at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 14, 2004, at 11 a.m. in Platt's Crawford Ave. Chapel with Rev. Joe Bowden officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Blowing Rock, N.C. A native of Sylvania, Mr. Newton was a graduate of Georgia Technical Institution and a retired consulting engineer. He was as veteran of WWII, having served as a Lt. Colonel in the 4th Infantry Division. Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth H. Newton of Augusta and Mary N. Howk and husband, George of Columbia, S.C.; two grandchildren, Megan A. Howk and Matthew Kyle Howk. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, January 13, 2004, from 6 until 8 p.m. Platt's Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave., Augusta, GA. 30904 733-3636. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle January 13, 2004