Funeral services for A. Rex Newsom 74 Mineola are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Lowe Funeral Home Chapel Quitman with the Eulogy being given by his niece Paige Anders Lewiecki. Burial will follow in Quitman City Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6:00-7:30 Tuesday evening at Lowe Funeral Home Quitman.
Rex was born June 7, 1940 in Quitman, TX to Deward and Janelle Blalock Newsom and passed away in Quitman September 21, 2014. He was a salesman for several Auto Dealerships. He was a past member of the Mineola Country Club. He lived in Wood County most of his life. Rex also served his country in the United States Air Force. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his son Dalton Rex Newsom, Los Angeles, CA; 1 brother, D L Newsom and wife June, Mineola; 1 sister, Thelma J. Anders and husband Reneau, Quitman; several nieces and nephews and many friends.