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 Robert H. “Pompie” Newcome

Robert H. “Pompie” Newcome

Birth
Kentucky, USA
Death 24 May 1903 (aged 45)
New Market, Marion County, Kentucky, USA
Burial New Market, Marion County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 101360627 · View Source
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Robert H. "Pompie" , married first to Smithie Mussen, 1858-1888, daughter of Capt. and Mrs. W. L. Mussen. They are buried in the New Market Presbyterian Cemetery.

THE LEBANON ENTERPRISE, Friday, June 12, 1903. NEW MARKET. (Abstracted.)

On last Sunday afternoon May 24, 1903, after along and painful illness, fell asleep in the full assurance of a glorious resurrection at his home near New Market. He was a child of the covenant having united with the Christian church when about 18 years of age. He was a man of of the purest instincts, conscientious, upright, blameless in conduct, cheerful, kind and [of a] genial disposition.

To the dear young wife who rendered to her husband the supreme devotion of her heart, no service, no sacrifice was to great for her to render to him. She was in all things a devoted mate. Mr. Newcome was twice married is first wife Miss Smithie Freeman, a daughter of Captain W. L. Mussen, the fruits of that marriage were two children, one son and one daughter. His last wife was Miss Mamie Stockman who is left to mourn his death.

Dr. Graves of Lebanon preached the funeral of the deceased, and he was laid away amidst a large concourse of sorrowing and weeping friends in the cemetery at New Market.

Rev. Butler Arvin, who is stationed in Scottsburg, Ind. was unexpectedly called to New Market by the illness of his wife's father, Mr. R. H. Newcome, better known as Pompie.




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  • Created by: Gerald & Martha M. Thompson
  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101360627
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert H. “Pompie” Newcome (Jul 1857–24 May 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101360627, citing New Market Cemetery, New Market, Marion County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Gerald & Martha M. Thompson (contributor 47866457) .