Walter Newsome

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Daily Press
May 27, 1992

HAMPTON – Walter Judson Newsome Jr., 56, a Hampton resident for 50 years, died Monday, May 25.

A Tarboro, N.C., native, he retired in 1991 after 14 years at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth.

He was a member of Phoebus Baptist Church and the Lafayette Gun Club.

Survived by his wife, Maxine W. Newsome; a daughter, Karen N. Alvis of Newport News; a son, Walter J. Newsome III of Texas; his stepmother, Eunice V. Newsome of Hampton; and a brother, Curtis W. Newsome Sr. of Hampton.

Visitation from 7 to 8:30 tonight at R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home. Funeral at 2 p.m. Thursday at funeral home by the Rev. Eddie G. Heath.

Burial in Parklawn Memorial Park.