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 Mary Elizabeth <I>Johnson</I> Newton

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Mary Elizabeth Johnson Newton

  • Birth 14 Sep 1928
  • Death 24 Apr 2008
  • Burial Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 26462533

Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson Newton, age 79, widow of the late Lamar E. Newton, died Thursday April 24, 2008. Funeral services celebrating her life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home. Mrs. Newton's daughter Pastor Anne Burgamy and son Randall Newton will officiate. Burial will be at Baldwin Memorials Gardens.

Mrs. Newton was a native of Hancock County but spent her adult life in Baldwin County. She was retired from Newton Lumber and Supply, Inc. She along with her late husband Lamar E. Newton ran multiple bussinesses in Baldwin County for over 46 years. Mrs. Newton ran the famous Twilite Restaurant for over twenty years where she was known for her fabulous food and southern hospitality. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Burt Johnson of Hancock County. She was preceded in death by a brother Mr. Burt Johnson, Jr. of Baldwin County and a sister Anne Webb of Greensboro, Green County, Georgia.

Survivors include her daughter Annette Burgamy (Andy); her son Randy Newton (Kay) all of Milledgeville, a sister Mrs. Caribelle Johnson of White Plains, her grandchildren; Ansley Burgamy and Anderson Burgamy, devoted caregiver Ingrid Daniel of Milledgeville, a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.

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Gravesite Details Lamar Edison Newton and Mary Elizabeth Johnson were married on January 24, 1951 in Baldwin County, Georgia.





  • Created by: Jack Johnson
  • Added: 28 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26462533
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elizabeth Johnson Newton (14 Sep 1928–24 Apr 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26462533, citing Baldwin Memorial Gardens, Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Jack Johnson (contributor 46814495) .