William Lovell (Pete) Newberry, age 85, of Mt. Juliet, TN, passed away on March 27th, 2018 in Madison, TN.
Funeral service will be held on April 2nd, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Reverend Chris Christman officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet on Saturday March 31st, 2018 from 2:00-5:00 p.m and on Monday, April 2nd, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Pete was born in Nashville, TN to Rex and Anna Mae Newberry on Monday February 20th, 1933. He attended school in Old Hickory and joined the Marines in 1947 and the Army Reserves in 1950, where he retired as an E9. He attended MTSU and became a supervisor at DuPont, where he retired after 20 years. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, and spending time with his wife, (Mildred), and their dogs.
Pete is survived by his Wife, Mildred; Daughter and Son-in-Law, Tom and Venessa Waller; Son and Daughter-in-Law, Jeff and Lisa Newberry; Brother, Walter Andrews; Granddaughters, Natalie Brown and Chelsea Christman; Grandsons, Jesse Waller and Zach Newberry; 11 Great- Grandchildren; and Wayne Clemmons. He is preceded in death by his Father, Rex; Mother and Step-Father, Anna Fay and Gene Andrews; Son, Clinton; and Brother, Richard.
Pete will be missed by many that knew him!
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.