Billy O. Newsom

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Billy O. Newsom

September 21, 1947 - August 01, 2018

Billy O. Newsom KODAK, Tenn. - Billy O. Newsom, 70, of Kodak, Tenn. died Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018. He was a native of Meridian, Miss. but has made Sevier County his home for more than 30 years. He was part owner of Huck Finns Restaurant and former owner of Pageant Fest Productions. He leaves behind the love of his life and best friend for 37 years Margie Newsom; children Tony (Amy) McKinion, Angelia (Dwayne) Peak; adopted children Kristi (Dale) Halfacre, Ruthie (Isreal) Hernandez; grandchildren Tyler, Josh, Austin, Justin, Zach, Connor, Joanna, Kaleb, Hannah, Josiah, DJ, Ryan, Aaron, Landon, Sarah and Rebekah; sister Nancy (HC) Townsend; half-sisters Sandra (Neil) King, Rachel (Richard) Rushing; half-brother Eddie Newsom; several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Summit Church, 202 Sugar Hollow Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 or French Camp Academy, One Fine Place, French Camp, Mississippi 39745.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 1-3 p.m. with a Celebration of Life service to follow at 3 p.m. at Summit Church, Pigeon Forge. Interment will follow in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens, Pigeon Forge. Online condolences may be made at
Published on August 3, 2018
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