Mr. Harvey Newkirt age 83, of Detroit, Michigan passed away peacefully on February 02, 2021 at Oakland Haven Inc Assisted Living Community. He was an Emmanuel County/ Garfield, GA. Native but resided in Detroit, Michigan for many years. He was a retired employee of the General Motor Cooperation after 30 years of dedicaterd service. He was a member of the Bernette Baptist Church of Detroit, Michigan under the leadership of Pastor James Allen Caldwell. He was proceeded in death by his devoted wife Betty Jean Hector Newkirt.
He is survived by his sons; Vincent Newkirt of Las Vegas, Nevada, Marvin (Loretta) Newkirt of Fayettville, N.C. and Richard Morton; His sisters Bertha M. Callaway of Ellenwood, GA. Roberta Graham of Dayton, Ohio, Evelyn (David) Headings of Battle Creek, Michigan and Marchia (Ras) Sartor of Litchfield, AZ.; His brothers Rev. John C. (Ida) Newkirt Sr. of Garfield, GA; Willie R. Newkirt of Decatur GA. and William J. Newkirt of Snellville, GA. And a host of grandchildren, and other relatives and friends.
A walk through viewing will be held on Thursday February 11th from 4pm-7pm at the chapel of Craig R Tremble Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be held on Friday February 12th at 1pm in the chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home. With words of comfort from William Newkirt.
Interment will be at Parrish Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Twin City GA.
Due to the spread of Covid- 19, only 50 people are allowed at the services and we are requiring that everyone please wear a mask. Services will be live streamed on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/craigrtremblefuneralhome.
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Final arrangements have been entrusted to Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, Ga. 30458
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