Mildred ‘Pete’ Newsom

Funeral services for Ms. Newsom will be held Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at 10 a.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Floyd Farris and Bro. Michael Grooms officiating.  Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-8 p.m. and Wednesday after 9 a.m.

Ms. Newsom, age 90, of Lebanon, passed away Aug. 24, 2013, at University Medical Center.  

A native of Wilson County, she was the daughter of the late L.C. “Dick” Newsom and Nellie Largent Newsom. She was a 1941 graduate of Lebanon High School and a member of Highland Heights Church of Christ. She retired from the Tennessee Woolen Mills with more than 50 years of service.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Eva Heflin. She is survived by her sister, Dora N. Johnson; nephew, Ken (June) Heflin; nieces, Hope Stasiak, Patti (Mark) Falwoski, Lisa J. (Brian) Wills; several great-nieces and great-nephews.

Pallbearers will be Daniel and Ben Wills, Ken Heflin, James Ashworth, Dayton Jamison and R.C. Christian.

Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, ligonbobo.com. 

 

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