Roanoke Rapids, NC
Mr. Larry Otto Newsome was born on November 5, 1950 in Northampton County, North Carolina to the late Henry C. Newsome and Clorine Johnson Newsome. He departed this earth on Monday, January 8, 2018 at Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
Larry joined Zion Hill Baptist Church in Seaboard, North Carolina. He joined the Army at an early age where he completed his education and received Certification as a Diesel Mechanic. His love for cars lasted a lifetime. He worked as a mechanic and was an OTR Truck Driver for many years.
Those left to reflect upon his fond memories are: his wife, Pamela Newsome of Seaboard, NC; five children; Sabrina Newsome, Tonya James of Raleigh, NC, Jermaine Newsome of Raleigh, NC, Latisha Newsome Lynch (John) of Conway, NC, and Rodney Newsome of Rich Square, NC; one sister, Brenda Newsome of Roanoke Rapids, NC; three brothers, James R. Newsome of Enfield, NC, John Newsome of Middlesex, NC, and William Newsome of Murfreesboro, NC. He also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, grandchildren and many, many friends.
Private service arrangements were handled by H.D. Pope Funeral Home, located at 520 Smith Church Road in Roanoke Rapids, NC.
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I want to send my deepest sympathy to the family of Mr. Larry O. Newsome.
The bible tells us we can gain comfort from God, even during times of sorrow. We pray to our heavenly father for help to cope with the sorrow felt from the death of a loved one.
“May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and gave everlasting comfort and good hope by means of undeserved kindness, comfort your hearts and make you firm.”—2 Thess. 2:16, 17.
May you find comfort by relying on our heavenly father and learning more about the blessings of God's kingdom.
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Submitted by KBattle on Jan 9 2018 06:03:10 PM
The Family of Mr. Newsome, So sorry to hear of your loss. The loss of a love one is always hard because Jehovah never intended for us to die. he sent his son to die for us making the resurrection possible ;Isaiah 26:19 “Your dead will live.
My corpses will rise up.
Awake and shout joyfully,
You residents in the dust!
For your dew is as the dew of the morning,
And the earth will let those powerless in death come to life.
This is a promise from Almighty
I hope you will find some comfort in these words.
Submitted by Vernell Batts on Jan 9 2018 03:01:46 PM
I am sorry to read about the passing of your loved one. Please accept my sincere condolences. May the family find comfort and support in the Holy Scriptures knowing that GOD is aware of your distress during this time of grief- Isaiah 66:13. GOD loves us and HE knows the pain that death causes those left behind.
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Geraldine Jerman Langford lit a candle on Jan 9 2018 10:22:58 AM
Dear Family, Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your loved one. May you be comforted beyond measure as you reflect on the solid promise of a resurrection for all who have died. (John 5:28,29) Almighty God cannot lie, his promises are our guarantee and will soon become our reality. (Titus 1:2) JW.ORG
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