Hannah Newsome
Hannah Newsome

Obituary of Hannah Newsome

Peacefully, December 26, 2005 at age 94. Mother Newsome was one of the founding members of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church as well as a gospel singer, and social activist. She leaves cherished memories to her sons, Lacey (Minnie) Lewis of Gainesville, FL, Wade (Joan) Davis of Henrietta and Billy (Jane) Newsome of Albion, NY; 35 grandchildren including her devoted granddaughter whom she lived with for 14 years, Jean (Greg) Henderson; 48 great grandchildren, 83 great-great grandchildren, and 3 great-great-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends. Interment, Riverside Cemetery.