Frank Dupree Newbern

June 11, 1931 - November 18, 2013

06/11/1931 - 11/18/2013

Past Services

Tuesday November 19, 2013
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie
205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910
252-332-3122 | Directions
Wednesday November 20, 2013
2:00 pm
Chapel of Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie
205 NC Hwy 42 West
Ahoskie, NC 27910
Additional Information:

Burial will follow the service at Hillcrest Cemetery. The Rev. Tommy Tripp will be officiating the service.

COLERAIN, NC – Frank Dupree Newbern, age 82, died Monday, November 18, 2013, at Ahoskie House.

Mr. Newbern, affectionately known as ‘Judge’ to his family and friends, was born in Bertie County on June 11, 1931, a son of the late Joseph James ‘Jim’ and Blonnie Fairless Newbern. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Perrytown and was a retired farmer. ‘Judge’ enjoyed listening to gospel and country music, especially the Carter Family and sitting on the front porch playing his guitar.

Left to cherish his memory are his sisters, Sadie N. Castello of Powellsville, NC, Faye N. Cobb of Murfreesboro, NC, and Forrise N. ‘Blue’ Fairless of Harrellsville, NC. Besides his parents, Mr. Newbern was predeceased by his siblings, Kenneth Wayne Newbern and Betty Ray N. Castello.

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The Ahoskie Kiwanis Club
10 years ago

Wayne Fairless,

Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. God blessings upon you.

From your Ahoskie Kiwanis Club Family