Thursday, January 28, 2016

Elmer Newberry

Elmer Newberry, age  73, of Orlando, FL, passed away Monday, January 25th, 2016 at Orlando Regional Medical Center. Elmer was born in Dickenson County, Virginia on February 6th, 1942, the son of the late Maxie Gilbert and Hensel  Newberry.  He was employed as a theme park landscaper.

Elmer leaves to cherish his memory, wife Joyce  (Lolley) Newbury of Orlando; two daughters, Sonya Rice of Astatula, FL, Carla Bolin of Madison, FL; four sisters, Beatrice Bonsack of Apopka, FL,  Leona Walters of Manassas, VA,  Rita Ramey of Clintwood, VA, Betty Mullins of Clintwood, VA; two brothers Harold Newberry of Deltona, FL, Johnnie Newberry of Debary, FL; 3 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

The funeral services is scheduled at 11:00 am on Friday, January 29th, 2016 at Dobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Howell officiating.


  1. I would like to extend my sincere condolences to the family, for the passing of your loved one. I hope you will find some comfort and strength in Jesus promise of the earthly resurrection(Acts 24:15)when he will awaken those who are sleeping in death and restoring them back to life on the renewed Paradise earth, where death will be no more and no family will mourn the death of a loved one.-Revelation 21:3,4; John 5:28,29; Luke 23:43. Until that glorious time when. you are reunited with your loved one again; may GOD(Psalms 83:18)grant you peace and comfort now, during this grievous time.-Matthew 5:4.

  2. My deepest sympathy goes out to the family. I miss elmer he was A great co worker and friend . he would do any thing to help a friend . he would Invite to his home for thanks giving each year. We worked at Disney he loved to tell jokes. My friend who treated me like a son REST IN HEAVEN