Roger Lee Newberry age 71 of Richlands, Virginia passed away at his home Thursday, January 12, 2017 following a lengthy illness. He was born June 3, 1945 and was the son of the late Winfred and Ida Belle Short Newberry. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the UMWA. He was a member of the Horton Ridge Church of God. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Andy Newberry; two sisters, Frances Hill and Helen Street.
He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Sue Ball Newberry; one daughter, Cherry Newberry Mutter and Bryan Hess of Tazewell, VA; one son, Michael Trevor Newberry of Richlands, VA; one sister Janice Lawson and husband Denny of Doran, VA; three brothers, Hubert Newberry of Doran, VA, Glen Newberry of Richlands, VA, and Walter Newberry of Chicago, IL; one granddaughter, Brooke Stevens and husband Seth of Lebanon, VA; great-grandson, Jaxson Clayton Lee Stevens.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, Virginia. Funeral Services will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Monday, January 16 at Singleton Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Dennis White officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Cemetery at Claypool Hill, VA. Pallbearers will be Donnie Ball, Dean Ball, Bryan Hess, Seth Stevens, Jerry Compton, and Carl Addison.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com. Singleton Funeral Service is serving the Newberry Family.