Terry L. Newman, Sr., 67, husband of Linda Kolb Newman, passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2012 at MUSC in Charleston after an extended illness.
Born in Sumter, he was a son of the late James Epps Newman, Sr. and the late Margaret Louise Barnes Newman. Mr. Newman was a 1965 graduate of Mayewood High School. He was a member of Concord Presbyterian Church, the Sumter Masonic Lodge #364, and the American Legion. He served in the S.C. National Guard for 30 years, having retired in 1994 from McEntire Air National Guard Base. He was also retired from Newman Construction, Inc.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years; two sons, Terry Lee Newman, Jr. (Leigh) and Mark Jackson Newman both of Sumter; a grandchild, William Ashby Newman; a brother, J.E. “Jimmy” Newman, Jr. (Edie) of Sumter; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Carroll Edwin Newman.
Funeral services will be held at 4 P.M. Sunday at Concord Presbyterian Church with the Rev. James Braswell officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 P.M. Saturday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and other times at the home, 3430 Myrtle Beach Hwy.
Memorials may be made to Concord Presbyterian Church, 3350 East Brewington Rd., Sumter, SC 29153.
Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.