James David Newman

August 27, 1950 - January 5, 2019
James David Newman

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James David Newman, age 68 of Leland passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

David was born in Huntington, WV on August 27, 1950 to James Ronald Newman and Mary Jane Kelley Newman. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Sharon Lynn Browning.

David was a professional home painter for many years until his retirement. He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, fishing, being on the beach. He was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed watching races and old movies on television.

He is survived by his wife, Sherry G. Newman; four children, Rick Nelson, Melissa Kendall, Michael Kendall, and Tera Groff; grandchildren, Sabra Jane Nelson, Taylor Rayne Newman Martinez, Emily Nicole Nelson, Greyson Cole Newman, Vincent James Nelson, Reagan Olivia Newman Groff, Kian Michael Groff, Kelly Nicole Workman, Benjamin Clark, and Blake Nelson Victor Groff.

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  • January 07, 2019
    kathy says:
    So very sorry to hear of your loss. My sympathy and condolences to you and your family. Please, be assured that God does not cause death at this time. Time and unforseen circumstances befall all. Ecclesiastics 9:11. Jesus is soon going to be setting up his kingdom here on Earth. Matthew 6:10; Daniel 2:44. When he does, there will be no more pain, sickness, pain, or death. Any more. Revelation 21:3-5; The dead will be live again, here on Earth also. Act 24:15; Psalms 37:11,29. Please be sure to look up all scripture s and you will see everything is true. For More about this and what happens at death. Here is a link. Everything is free . Jesus said to go free give free. https://bit.ly/2Cma8xE

  • January 07, 2019
    Melissa Kendall lit a candle:
    Lit since January 7, 2019 at 1:18:09 AM

  • January 07, 2019
    Judy and Chas says:
    Love and sympathy to you and all your family. As you would say, Mel, "peace, love, and chicken grease".

  • January 07, 2019
    Roxanne Thompson says:
    Sending love and prayers for you and your family

  • January 07, 2019
    Roxanne Thompson says:
    Sending love and prayers to you and your family.