Newton Busbee age 73, of Florala died July 25, 2013 in a Florala health care facility. He was born January 13, 1940 in Laurel Hill, FL to Lamar and Maudie Qualls Busbee Miller. Newton worked for over 30 years as a mechanic in the textile industry in Florala. He enjoyed going to yard sales and auctions with his brother in-law Larry. Newton took pride and loved to care for his yard around his home. He was always available to help his neighbors and friends in our community. Newton could be found on Mondays, Thursdays and Friday afternoons watching wrestling on TV at his home. He was preceded in death by father, Lamar Busbee; mother, Maudie Qualls Busbee Miller; sisters, Laura Day and Helen Collier.
He is survived by the love of his life for over 30 years, Barbara Sue Dennis of Florala, sister, Shirley Daniel and husband Gary of Cypress Inn, TN, brother, Preston Miller and wife Betty of AZ, brother in-law, Larry Cassidy of Florala, cousin, Frances Cox of Laurel Hill, 4 nephews and 3 nieces.
Funeral services for Newton Busbee will be 3PM Saturday July 27, 2013 from Chapel Hill Baptist Church with Rex Cassady and Danny Thames officiating. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday at the Busbee's residence at 1633 6th Street in Florala.