Mr. James Bailey "Jimmy" Newton of Virgilina, VA died at the age of 63. After college, he began his career in sales with Slagle Fire Equipment of South Boston, VA, and then with Newton’s Fire and Safety Equipment of Swepsonville, NC. covering Eastern North Carolina for both companies. Surviving are his sister, Barbara N. Nunn and husband Glenn of Aarons Creek, VA, niece Tammy N. Glascock and husband Terry of Graham, NC., and a lifelong friend, Gary Newcomb of South Boston.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Sunday, October 26, 2014, at 3:00 PM at the Virgilina Fire Department, Virgilina, VA where the family will receive friends prior to the service from 2 PM until 3 PM. The family suggests that memorials be made to the Virgilina Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 266, Virgilina, VA. 24598.
Online condolences may be made at www.brookslyon.com.