Ted Newsome, of Andrews, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at Parkview Huntington Hospital. He was 84 years old.
He was born on August 1, 1937, in Ligon, Kentucky to the late Crit and Dixie (Johnson) Newsome.
He married Sandra Schultz on July 7, 1964, and she preceded him in death on July 30, 2005. Newsome worked as a construction worker and built bridges.
He is survived by a son, Robert (Julie) Newsome, Huntington, IN; stepson, Charles Bosell, Wabash Co, IN; two sisters, Elzada (Charles) Henson, Huntington, IN, Sue Burke, Ashland, KY; four grandchildren, Robbie Newsome, South Whitley, Race (Shelby) Newsome, Huntington, C. J. Bosell, Andrews, Natasha Bosell, Fort Wayne; and two great grandchildren.
Along with his wife and parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Bob Newsome, Frank Newsome, and Taylor Newsome; and two sisters, Mary Prater and Phyllis Jean Oswalt.
A private burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Andrews, IN.
The family would like to thank the Andrews/Dallas Township Fire Department for all their outstanding help and assistance with Newsome over the years and would ask that memorials be made to the Andrews/Dallas Township Fire Department in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN 46750.
McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN, oversees arrangements.
For online condolences visit mcelhaneyhartfuneralhome.com.