Johnnie Lee Newsome, Sr., 80, of Webster, FL, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2019. He was born in St. Catherine, FL to Huston and Viola (Williams) Newsome and was a member of St. Catherine United Methodist Church. Johnnie was a member of the NRA, and a proud supporter of United Methodist Children's Home. He enjoyed family, hunting, fishing, scalloping, boating, camping, and most of all, spending time with his loving wife of 61 years.
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He is survived by his wife: Joan Newsome of Webster, FL; son: Johnnie Lee Newsome (Tammy) of Webster, FL; daughters: Suzette Seligman (Lee) of Webster, FL, Melanie Steele (Lea) of Leadville, CO; grandchildren: Lovia, Huston, Levi, Andrew, James, Jesse; great-grandchildren: Sylvia, Kenna, Aidyn, Elijah and Wade; brother: Gerald Newsome (Joyce) of Webster, FL.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation in his memory to United Methodist Children's Home (www.fumch.org).
A service will be held on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. (with visitation from 10:00 to 11:00) at St. Catherine United Methodist Church with Rev. Terry Robertson officiating. Interment will follow at Matchett Cemetery, Webster, Florida.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.