Decie Jeanette Mallison Newsome, 90, died Monday, April 22, 2013.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck. The Reverend Doctor Allen Cherry will be presiding.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.
Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband, James Irwin Newsome; her sister, Mary Glen Harrell; her brother, James William Mallison, Jr.; and her grandson, John Wesley Bryant.
She is survived by her daughters, Nellie Stallings and husband Coobie, Rita Williams, and Blanche Bryant and husband Phil all of Scotland Neck; ten grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.