Doyle Eugene “Gene” Newberry, age 68, of Englewood, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at his residence.
Doyle was a native of Chattanooga and longtime resident of Monroe and McMinn Counties. He was a son of the late Melton Pete and Edith Louise Davis Newberry and was preceded in death by brother Pete (PJ) Newberry Jr. and sister-in-law Fannie Sue Newberry.
Doyle was retired from National Seating in Vonore where he worked as a press operator. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing and played the bass guitar.
Doyle is survived by his loving wife of 44 years Patsy Christine Mason Newberry of Englewood;
Sons Jason Newberry and wife Jessie of Decatur, and Justin Newberry and wife Brandy of Tellico Plains;
Grandchildren Kaylee Newberry, Lane Saffles, Emily Saffles, Danielle Alexander, Hayley Alexander, Racheal Alexander and Hunter Newberry;
Great Granddaughter Winter Saffles;
Brothers David Newberry and wife Wanda Faye of Niota, and Fred Newberry of Philadelphia;
Several Nieces and Nephews.
There will be no formal visitation or funeral service.
Graveside Services will be at 2 PM Saturday, May 1 at Community Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Gary Moses and Rev. Frank Kincannon officiating.
Friends and family will serve as pallbearers.
A special thank you to Tracy Carroll.
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