Mary Grace Newsome, 73
by Whitley Clifton | March 13, 2019 11:30 am
The family of Mary Grace Newsome received friends Monday, March 11, 2019 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home. She passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Navicent Health following an extended illness.
Ms. Mary Grace Newsome was born November 8, 1945 in Wrightsville to the late Edward Walker and Margaret Peavy Walker. She loved sewing, cooking, and walking on the beach. In addition to her parents, Newsome was preceded in death by three brothers, Bobby Walker, Robert Walker, and James Walker; and one sister, Sara Garnto.
Survivors include her daughter, Peggy Grant of Wrightsville; son, Eddie Smith of Wrightsville; grandchildren, Billy Joe (Kristen) Grant Jr. of Dublin, Haley (Daniel Fountain) Grant of Mount Vernon, and Rebecca Grant of Eastman; great-grandchildren, Ava Grant and Mariah Grant; brother, Edward (Kathryn) Walker of Wrightsville; sister, Susie (J.R.) Smith of Scott; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of arrangements.