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Robert D. Newton

March 10, 1934 — December 11, 2022

Morehead City

Robert D. Newton, Sr., 88, of Morehead City, passed away on December 11, 2022, at the Crystal Coast Hospice House.

His memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, December 17, 2022, at the Crystal Coast Church of the Nazarene in Morehead City, officiated by Rev. Jay Bush.

Robert was born on March 10, 1934, in Dartmouth, Massachusetts to the late Edward and Jennie Newton. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Morehead City. His favorite pastime was playing golf. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Barbara J. Newton; sons, Robert D. Newton and wife Kim of Dartmouth, MA, Wayne Newton and wife Peggy of Fairhaven, MA, Gary Newton and wife Lynn of Palm Bay, FL; step-daughters, Lisha Lowe of Morehead City, Stacie Field and husband Bobby of Poland, ME, Trisha Leith and husband Gerald of Marietta, GA, Kelly Collison and husband Andy of Jacksonville, Melissa Gates and husband Mark of Cape Carteret; step-sons, Kendall Lowe and wife Donna of Hubert and Stephen Lowe and wife Diane of Jacksonville; grandchildren, Ashley Aguiar, Derrek Newton, Samantha Dasa, Kyle Newton, and Elizabeth Newton; several step-grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and several step-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife of 52 years, Mary Newton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Crystal Coast Church of the Nazarene, 4311 Country Club Rd, Morehead City, NC 28557.

Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory, Morehead City, NC.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Crystal Coast Church of the Nazarene

4311 Country Club Road, Morehead City, NC 28557

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