Alfred Eugene Newby was born in Enterprise, Alabama on August 3, 1947 to Frederick Douglas Newby and Catherine Newby. He departed this life on January 5, 2020 in Enterprise, Alabama.
Alfred was affiliated with St. Beulah Baptist Church and Coppinville High School. He graduated from Alabama State University in 1969 with honors and he earned a masters degree in accounting from Northeastern University in 1972. Alfred was the comptroller at Tuskegee University and served in a senior position at Alabama State University. He was a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He served in the Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
Alfred is survived by his father, Frederick Douglas Newby of Enterprise, Alabama and his daughters, Natalee Christine Newby and Courtney Nicole Newby of Providence, Rhode Island. He is also survived by his nieces, Cassandra Renee Grady Youngblood of Brentwood, California and Cheryl Yvette Grady of Frederick, Maryland as well as a host of grandchildren, great-nephews, a great niece and cousins. He is preceded in death by his mother, Catherine Newby and sister, Freddie Jean Newby.
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