CHESTERFIELD, Va. - Mr. Hodges L. Newsome of Chesterfield, Va., entered into rest on November 23, 2006 at McGuire VA Hospice Medical Center, Chester, Va. He was born in Warren County and was the son of Ruby McGahee Newsome of Thomson and the late Willis Newsome, Sr.
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 29, 2006 at Swift Creek Baptist Church, 7511 North Spring Run, Midlothian, Va.
He was preceded in death by an infant son, Daniel and his brother, Harold F. Newsome of Harlem. Survivors include his wife, Corinne Von Rhee Newsome of Chesterfield, Va.; his daughter, Mrs. Deborah (Martin) Guy and three grandchildren of Chester, Va.six brothers, Willis (Frances Ann) Newsome, Jr., Harlem, Robert "Jay" Newsome, Thomson, James "Check" Newsome, Stapleton, Edward (Marjorie) Newsome, Wrens, Wallace (Patsy) Newsome, Kissimmee, Fla., Donald Newsome, Thomson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to Swift Creek Baptist Church, McGuire VA Hospice Medical Center or any other charity.