SUNBURY — Earnest L. Newsome, 57 of Sunbury died unexpectedly Saturday, March 13, 2010, at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville.
He was born Oct. 3, 1952, in West Virginia to the late Harvey and Gertrude Newsome. He was a former truck driver and mechanic for many years.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 38 years, Debra (Andrick); daughter, Mindy (Mike) Peters of Centerburg; son, Ernie of New Albany; grandchildren, Trenton, Preston, Jaden; brothers, Golden, Bobby (Diane), Albert; sister, Glendene Harden; sister-in-law, Clara Newsome.
Preceded in death by brothers, William, Sammy; and sister, Rhodie.
Friends may call Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where service will be Wednesday 11 a.m., with Pastor Jon Dotson. Interment in Trenton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to his family. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.