Topsy Eugene Newcome, age 88 of Bon Aqua, Tennessee, passed away January 5, 2019.
Retired Senior Chief Petty Officer with the U.S.Navy during the Korean Conflict. After retirement, he moved home to Franklin, Tennessee, where he was a member of the Civitan Club. He was founder of the Lost Arrow Archery Club.
He was preceded in death by parents, Topsy Hunter and Jessie Lee Underwood Newcome and brother, Dorris Newcome. Survived by: wife of 67 years, Dorothy Jean Vaughn Newcome; sons, Steve (Dorthey) Newcome, David (Jan) Newcome, John (Jane) Newcome and Tommy (Christy) Newcome and daughter, Teresa (Marc) Jones; 15 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Pastor James Parham
officiating. Interment Williamson Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Hayden Newcome, Steve Newcome, Jr., Mike Newcome, Cody Galavin, Jesse Newcome, Jacob Newcome and Josh Newcome. Honorary pallbearers will be German Newcome, Harold French and Phil Puhl.
Memorials may be made to New Hope Baptist Church, Bon Aqua, TN.
Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. on Tuesday and two hours prior to the service on Wednesday at WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 615 794-2289 williamsonmemorial.com