Mr. Lewis Edward Newton, age 80, of Dalton, GA, departed this life, Friday January 16, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. Lewis was born February 11, 1935 in Ellijay, GA, the son of the late James Edward Newton and Nannie Mae Dempsey Newton. Lewis was also preceded in death by his son, Charles Michael Newton; granddaughter, Britney Newton; brother, Harold Newton; sister-in-law, Marie Newton; brother-in-law, L.L. Ballew. Lewis loved the outdoors and being in the woods and enjoyed camping.
Mr. Lewis Edward Newton is survived by his wife of 62 years, Reba Allen Newton; sons, Tony and Samantha Newton, Ricky and Samantha Newton, all of Dalton, GA; brother, Johnny Newton of Morganton, GA; sisters, Louise Ballew and Linda and Johnny Wright, both of Ellijay; grandchildren, Kimberly Estep, Whitney Holland, Cady Silvius, Cody Newton, Austin Newton and Breanna Newton; great-grandchildren, Jaxson Arrington, Luke Holland, Corbin Holland, Sadie Silvius and Oliver Silvius; several nieces, nephews and friends.
The service to celebrate the life of Mr. Lewis Edward Newton will be held Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. from Ponders Melrose Chapel with Rev. Roger Baker and Rev. Steve Ware officiating. Interment will follow at Center Valley Cemetery.
The family will receive friends, Monday, January 18, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday 10:00 a m. until the service hour.
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