William Earl Newton, 74, of Skippers, VA, died Monday, November 8, 2021, at his residence.
Earl was born in Edgecombe County, NC the son of the late Jennis Dow Newton and Bessie Virginia Greene Newton.
He served his country in the U. S. Navy and retired from International Paper in Roanoke Rapids, NC.
Surviving Earl is his wife, Brenda Allen Newton, a daughter Susan Bryant and her husband Jamie of Emporia, VA, a son Jesse Newton and his wife Kristina Fitzhugh of Charlottesville, VA, a sister Faye Johnson of Garner, NC, A brother James Newton and his wife Katie of Roanoke Rapids, NC, two grandchildren Caleb Bryant and Samantha Bryant both of Emporia, VA and several nieces and nephews.
The Family will receive at Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service, Friday, November 12, 2021, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.
Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Wrenn Clarke and Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service, Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 2:00 PM, with Rev. Rick Ragan, officiating. Interment will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery, Roanoke Rapids, NC.
In lieu of flowers the Family request memorial donation be made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
Online condolences can be sent to the Family at: wrennclarkehagan.com