Services for Billy Newton, age 72, Pell City, AL were held on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 11 AM, at Kilgroe Funeral Home, Pell City, AL. The family received friends on Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 6 – 8 PM. Interment was held at Oak Ridge Cemetery. Mr. Newton passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2012. He is survived by his wife, Jane Newton; son, Kevin (Jessica) Newton; daughter, Donna (Rod) Traweek; step-daughters, Susan (Greg) Ballard, and Diane (Gary) Savage; brother, Buddy Newton, sister, Tinnie Edge; 8 grandchildren, Zachary Newton, Chase Newton, Whitney Newton, David Leonard, Kristen Leonard, Tyler Savage, Blair Savage, and Anna Coburn; and 1 great-grandchild, Logan Newton. Mr. Newton was a 1958 graduate of Pell City High School and attended Logan Martin Church of Christ. He served in the National Guard for many years as an awesome cook. He retired after 31 years from the State of Alabama Highway Department. Condolences may be offered online at www.kilgroefh.com. Kilgroe Funeral Home, Pell City directed the services.
Published on  March 23, 2012