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Official Obituary of

Eric Newson

July 5, 1970 ~ March 29, 2023 (age 52) 52 Years Old

Eric Newson Obituary

Eric Newson was born on July 5,1970 to Wille Edward Newson and the late Shirley Newson. Eric made his transition on March 29, 2023 at the Enterprise Medical Center.
Early in his life, Eric expressed a love for videography and photography and would often show up to family functions to capture memories of the events, he loved doing that, and because
of his love for his hobby, he was able to freeze moments in time to capture loved ones who are long gone on but lives on through those images he had captured long ago.
Eric had given his life to Christ and had attended the New Philadelphia C.O.G.l.C.
He was preceded in death by his beloved mother Shirley Newson and an infant brother named Fredrick.
He was formerly married to Regina King and from that union came his son and only child Raheem Newson.
He is survived by his wife Melanie Newson, he leaves to cherish his memories his son Raheem (Tiffany) Ozark AL., step daughter Leanna; one grandson Zyair, his father Willie E. Newson Elba AL, two sisters: Diane (Lorenzo) Troy AL., Amanda Enterprise AL, two brothers: Toney (Teresa) Elba AL, Enorise (Cassandra) Middleburg FL, one niece Shakiera; seven nephews: Keanthony (Janiya), Jaelyn, Kamari, Kyri, Courtney and two great nephews: Kaden Smith and Kylo Newson, and a host of relatives and friends.

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April 6, 2023

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Coleman Funeral Home
2011 Hickman Avenue
Elba, AL 36323

Funeral Service
April 7, 2023

1:00 PM
Coleman Funeral Home
2011 Hickman Avenue
Elba, AL 36323


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