Lonnie H. Newcomb

Published 12:03 pm Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Lonnie H. Newcomb, age 74, of Sewell, NJ passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2016.  Born in Halifax County, VA he has been a resident of Sewell since 1968. Lonnie retired from Cornell and Co. in Woodbury and loved spending time at his family cabin in Virginia. Husband for 54 years of H. Doris (Wallace) Newcomb, he is also survived by 5 children, Michael, Barry (Laurie), Travis (Laura), Keith (Kelley Dempsey), and Amy (Joe), 8 grandchildren, Stephanie, Presley, Jesse Z., Noah Wade, Rylie, Remi, Jolie, Rory, 4 great grandchildren, and his sister, Doris Simon. He was predeceased by his son, Stephen, and his siblings, Nathan, Alvin, Mary Johnson, Alma Cusentine, Ben, Bruce and Wade. 

The family will receive friends at the Smith Funeral Home in Mantua, NJ from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2016 where a funeral service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Additional funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 12, 2016 at the Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville, VA with interment to follow in the Newcomb Family Cemetery in Drakes Branch, VA. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

The Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville, Virginia, is in charge of arrangements.