Debbie Sue Newkirt, 53

by | July 25, 2016 4:27 pm

Last Updated: July 25, 2016 at 4:51 pm

Debbie Sue NewkirtFuneral services for Debbie Sue Newkirt, 53, were held Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the ECI Auditorium in Twin City with Rev. Tommy Brantley presiding and Rev. Willie Johnson serving as the eulogist. Interment was in the Parrish Grove Cemetery. Repast was held in the Concerned Citizens Building in Twin City. She died Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Emanuel Medical Center.

Mrs. Debbie Sue Newkirt was born April 23, 1963 in Emanuel County to the late Frank W. Brantley Sr. and Sudie D. Mincey Brantley. She was a devoted wife and mother to her husband and children. Newkirt worked at Twin City Drugs as a pharmacy tech. She was a member of Durden Grove Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a member of the senior choir. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Sudie Brantley, and four brothers, Frank Brantley Jr., Lester Brantley Sr., Carlton Brantley and Johnny Boatright.

Survivors include a loving husband of 35 years, Randall Leon Newkirt of Garfield; three sons, Randall Newkirt Jr., 1st Class Petty Officer Lorenzo Wesley Newkirt of Norfolk, Va. and 3rd Class Petty Officer Robert J. Newkirt of San Diego, Calif.; three sisters, Roberta B. Stokes of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Essie Mosley and Marie B. Robinson, both of Twin City; two brothers, Luther Brantley of Valdosta and Johnny W. Brantley of Claxton; three sisters-in-law; three grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers were members of Spring Fountain Masonic Lodge No. 414.

Mosley’s Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Comment by Sandra Newkirt

    August 26, 2016 at 4:23 pm

    I still can’t believe it???

  2. Comment by Family Always

    December 12, 2017 at 11:32 am

    My heart aches for you still. I long to see your face and smile, to hear your laughter or tone of your voice. The care and concern that I could always sense for me and the people we love in your every day walk of life. You are in the fiber of my bones and being. You help me define who I am as a family member, christian and a woman. Honor, integrity, love, unselfishness, forgiveness, sense of home, sense of community, and fear of GOD are qualities you help instill in me by living a consistent virtuous life. Who can find a good woman the question was asked? .. I can say one was found in you Auntie!! I miss and love you so much. Thank you for loving us, Aunt Debbie! Thank you God for sending her our way… Always!!


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