Mr. John Branch Newsom Jr. of Ranburne, Alabama, died December 25, 2017. He was 79.

Funeral services will be Thursday, December 28, at 12 p.m. (Georgia time) at Ranburne First Baptist Church. Bro. Lonnie Skinner and Bro. Paul Samson will officiate. Burial will follow in Cleburne Memory Gardens.

Prior to the service, the family will receive friends at the church from 10 a.m. (Georgia time) until the funeral hour.

Messages of condolences may be sent to the family at

Rainwater Funeral Home of Bowdon.

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