Carol Taylor “Nubby” Newby Jr.
  • 53 years old
  • Date of birth: Jun 19, 1962
  • Date of passing: Nov 4, 2015
Let the memory of Nubby be with us forever

Carol Taylor “Nubby” Newby Jr., 53, of Marion, NC passed away Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Carol Taylor Newby Sr. and Pauline Balmer Newby. He was employed for many years by Superior Walls, Inc. of Salisbury, NC. He was a loving husband, father and brother. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of Tungsten Mine Baptist Church.

Graveside services will be held Friday, November 6, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Tungsten Mine Baptist Church Cemetery by Rev. Sam Brewer. Visitation will follow in the Fellowship Hall of the church.

Surviving are his wife, Leigh Ann Wilkins Newby of the home, a daughter, Anna Leigh Newby, stepdaughters, Emily Elizabeth Dunn (Dylan Simpson) and Heather Leanne Dunn; and a step-grandson, Mason Lane Simpson. Also surviving are three sisters, Nancy N Mathews (Dale); Sandra N. Bailey (Ronnie) and Teresa N. Christopher (Michael).

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to an Educational Fund that has been set up for his daughter, Anna Newby. Contributions to the scholarship fund may be made to Nancy Mathews at 3191 Gela Road, Oxford, NC 27565.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Joanne Tippett on 8th November 2015

"Thinking of you all!  Joanne Tippett"

This tribute was added by S Hill on 7th November 2015

"I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one. May Jehovah, the God of all comfort, help your family during this difficult time.

2 Corinthians 1: 3-4 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God.""

This tribute was added by Brenda Brogden on 7th November 2015

"Leigh Ann and family:  I am so sorry for your loss.  I will really miss Nub, Jr.  He was always so happy and uplifting.  His hearty laugh was infectious and he will be truly missed.  Please stay in touch. Love to you, Anna, Emily and Heather.  Heaven gained another angel."

This tribute was added by Kim @Rick Wilson/Hart on 6th November 2015

"Leighanne and family, Rick and I are so sorry for your loss. We were going to come to the funeral; I kept looking on the eakes website and the Ledger It didn't give the date or time; again we are so sorry for your loss, we will all miss him,you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.    Kim and Rick"

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