Newsom Funeral Home Ebituaries

Mr. Sam Isenberg

Charleston, MS

Mr. Sam Isenberg, age 90, passed away July 20, 2014 in Southaven, MS. The Graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Charleston City Cemetery in Charleston, MS.

Mr. Isenberg was a retail sales clerk for Isenberg Clothing Store of Charleston, MS and a member of the Jewish faith. Six cousins survive Mr. Isenberg: June Kantor Weitz of Cordova, TN, Joan (Floyd) Shankerman of Charleston, MS, Annelle Kantor of Jackson, MS, Kenny (Peggy) Pritchard of Fort Worth, TX, Bonnie (Ronald) Tedford, of Pell, AL, Susan Bronsky of Fort Worth, TX and friend Sandy Sturdivant of Tillatoba, MS.

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Mrs. Rosemarie Ann Barnett

Charleston, MS  38921

July 11, 2014

Mrs. Rosemarie Ann Barnett, age 86, passed away July 10, 2014 in Baton Rouge, LA. The Family will receive friends Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 9:30 am - 10:30 am followed by the funeral service at 10:30 am at New Hope Presbyterian Church.

Mrs. Barnett, a retired registered nurse with USPHS of Carville, LA, was of Catholic Faith and a Red Cross volunteer. Mrs. Barnett is survived by three daughters; May Frances Barnett of Baton Rouge, LA, Victoria (Nick Farris) Barnett of Kenner, LA and Edwardanne (William Earl) McCammon of Charleston, MS and sons William (Betty) Lee of Gainesville, FL and John (Elissa) Barnett, Jr. of Gilbert, SC. Ten Grandchildren and sixteen Great Grandchildren also survive her. Mrs. Barnett was preceded in death by husbands Will Lee, Sr. and John W. Barnett, Sr.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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Milton Richard (Dick) Barnhill

Charleston, MS  38921

Mr. Richard (Dick) Barnhill, age 83, passed away July 8, 2014 in Hammond, LA. The Family will receive friends at the First Baptist Church in Charleston, MS, Saturday, July 12, 2014, from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm followed by the funeral service at 2:00 pm. Interment will be at Charleston City Cemetery. Newsom Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Barnhill was a member of Woodland Hills Baptist of Hammond, LA; a Veteran of the Korean Conflict; a member of the VFW; the Appraisals Institute and a Senior Real Estate Appraiser. Mr. Barnhill is survived by his wife Martha Ann Barnhill of Hammond, LA; his daughters Michelle (Joey) Hutto of Tupelo, MS; Lisa (Dr. Kenneth) Reed of Jackson, MS; his step-daughter Ann (Howard) Crosby of Hammond, LA and his step-son Max Gardner of Kenner, LA. Six Grandchildren and one Great Grandchild also survive Mr. Barnhill. His parents Milton Richard and Louise Barnhill preceded Mr. Barnhill in death.

 Memorial Contributions may be made to the Disabled Veterans.

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Mr. Douglas W. Aultman

Charleston, MS

Mr. Douglas Weldon Aultman, age 88, was born September 19, 1925 to the late Frank and Carrie Aultman of Sumerall, MS.  He passed on July 01, 2014 at Providence Assisted Living of Batesville, MS. He grew up in Sumerall, MS where he attended school and graduated. After serving in the Navy, he attended the University of Mississippi where he earned a Masters degree in Pharmacy. On March 29, 1950, he marred Lottie Willene Knapp. He was  a registered pharmacist at Charleston Drug Store in Charleston MS, a family business they owned and operated for 39 years. While in Charleston, he was an active member of the First Baptist Church and served as chairman of the deacons, chairman of the pastor search commitee and taught Sunday School. He was an active member of  the Lion's Club. He leaves behind a son, Weldon (Debbie) Aultman of Indianola, MS;  daughter Denise (Tony) Coy of Batesville, MS; three grandchildren, Doug Aultman of Tupelo, MS, Emily (Nate) Valdez of Hernando, MS and Hunter (Sara) Coy of Memphis, TN. He also leaves two great grandchildren, Elisha and Leanna Coy and a sister Betty (Wyndell) Varner of Madison, MS. He was preceded in death by his wife, four sisters and three brothers.

Family will receive friends at First Baptist Church of Charleston on Thursday, July 03, 2014 from 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm. The funeral service will begin at 3:00 pm with interment to follow at Magnolia Garden Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 202 East Main St, Charleston MS 38921.

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Mrs. Emma Claire Whitten

Charleston, MS

Mrs. Emma Claire Whitten, age 91, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 in Charleston, MS. Family with receive friends at a catered reception from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 03, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Cascilla Baptist Church with interment to follow at Charleston City Cemetery.

Mrs. Whitten was a graduate of Blue Mountain College, a retired school teacher of forty two years in the Tallahatchie Co. School District and a longtime member of Cascilla Baptist Church. She was also Vacation Bible School Director, a member of D.A.R. and Delta Kappa Gamma & she worked as a volunteer at the Extended Care Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Whitten, son Claude Merrill Whitten and brother Wallace W. Merrill.  Mrs Whitten is survived by her son, David Wallace (Sandy) Whitten of Cordova, TN, brother Glenn W. Merrill of Mobile, AL and granddaughters Shannon Rhodes & Elizabeth Whitten, both of Memphis, TN.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Cascilla Baptist Church.

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