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In Memory of

James M. Newton

April 12, 1937 - March 30, 2015

Obituary


James Marcus Newton, 77, passed away on March 30, 2015 in Cypress, Texas after a long battle with cancer. He was born on April 12, 1937 to Mark and Virgie Newton in Sheffield, Alabama. Lovingly known as "Bubba", James married Mary Frances Harvey on July 2, 1960 in Center Star, Alabama. James is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Rubye Sockwell and Betty Horrocks. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary; children, David, Mike and Kris; 3 grandchildren, Erin Newton, Emagail and Eliana Newton; sisters, Jean Jackson and Polly Hester; and brother, Russell...

James Marcus Newton, 77, passed away on March 30, 2015 in Cypress, Texas after a long battle with cancer. He was born on April 12, 1937 to Mark and Virgie Newton in Sheffield, Alabama. Lovingly known as "Bubba", James married Mary Frances Harvey on July 2, 1960 in Center Star, Alabama. James is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Rubye Sockwell and Betty Horrocks. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary; children, David, Mike and Kris; 3 grandchildren, Erin Newton, Emagail and Eliana Newton; sisters, Jean Jackson and Polly Hester; and brother, Russell Newton. He is also cherished by numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Family will receive friends on Thursday, April 2, 2015 from 6pm to 8pm at Brookside Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 3, 2015 at 11am in the Grand Chapel of Brookside Funeral Home.