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.