PAMELA SCOTT JOHNSON Staff Writer
April 10, 2013
Nannie Lee Evans Newsome, 87 of Lenore, WV passed away April 7, 2013 at the St. Marys Hospital in Huntington, WV. She was born April 17, 1925 at Holden, WV the daughter of the late Harrison and Amanda Vance Evans. Aunt Nannie loved her outdoor activities including her yard work and growing flowers. She also enjoyed walking and most of all playing her guitar and singing for the Lord. Aunt Nannie touched many lives and will be sadly missed. In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Newsome, sister, Hazel Smith, brothers, McClellan, Cullen, Earl, Wetzel, Archie, James and Okie Evans.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews. Those special to her include Dorothy and Henry Preece with whom she made her home with and Jason Evans who constantly care for her.
Funeral services will be held at the Wednesday April 10, 2013 at 11:00am at the Parsley Bottom Freewill Baptist at Lenore, WV with Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Gap Hollow Cemetery at Laurel Creek, WV. Visitation will be at the church after 5:00pm on Tuesday evening. Online condolences can be made at ChafinFuneralHome.Com