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Charles Stephen Newman

Charles Stephen Newman
  • October 9, 1952 - August 6, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • East Cooper Baptist Church
    361 Egypt Road
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

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“I am so sorry for your family. He fought long and hard. Now he is rejoicing. Your family is in my prayers ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Commie Jeffcoat - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“I was so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. The memories of the years we spent as neighbors, teammates and classmates are very special to me. Steve...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Bill Beard - Oxford, NC

“My sincere condolences to Stephen's family. We were classmates for a long time. Stephen was always a nice guy. Passed much to young. Prayers to the...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Irene Young Bailey - Jackson, SC

“We are sad that Steve is not with us and will miss him dearly. We rejoice in the knowledge that he is with our Lord. We pray for peace and healing in...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Kevin Swift - Mr Pleasant, SC

“Stephen and I were classmates. He was always a very polite and quiet guy. I am so sorry to hear of his passing. I pray comfort and peace to his...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Bonnie Joiner - North Augusta, SC

“Sally,We are so sorry to hear about Steve's passing. I hope that the love of family and friends will comfort and strengthen you in the days ahead. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Ben and Sue Louie - Charleston, SC

“So sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: Melodi Higdon Lloyd - Jackson, SC

“So sorry to hear of Steve's passing. He was always kind, sweet, gentle and had the biggest smile ever! I remember the times he and my brother,...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Pam Dicks Rawlinson - SC - Friend

“To those Steve left behind,Please know that Steve's gentle spirit touched many of the men he came in contact with. He was a picture if the biblical...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: David Stamps - Mt Pleasant, SC

“I worked with Steve at MWV until the Forestry Division was sold. We had many nice conversations as I recall. He was always very kind, gentle, soft...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Bill Mallery - Summerville, SC

“Baby and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers. Love you Babb. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Debra Bates - Jackson, SC

“To Steve's family - may the Lord comfort you during this time like only He can. I worked with Steve for a few years and got to know him as someone...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Scott Corvino - Summerville, SC

“Sally - I don't think we ever met as I left Westvaco in 1992. Steve and I were in forestry school at Clemson together. What I remember most about...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Johnny Wilson - Whitmire, SC

“My wife and I are so sorry for your loss ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Rick Clanton - Awendaw, SC

“Dear Babb, Stewart, Sally, Anne, Katherine and family,I am lighting a candle in memory of your brother / husband / father, Stephen, so the angels can...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Sheri Floyd - Family Friend

“So sorry to hear of Stephen's passing. Our families lived two doors apart and spent much time in their home as children. You all are in our...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy Hurd (Hall) - Covington, GA

“Sally, Anne and Kate,Thoughts and prayers for you all. Let all the wonderful memories you shared help with your healing. May God bless you all...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Newman Family,Very sorry to learn of the passing of Steve. He was a friend of exemplary character; a always ready to share his expertise and...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Gary Hermann - Walterboro, SC


Charles Stephen Newman, 64, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of Sally Lavender Newman died Sunday, August 6, 2017. His funeral service will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in East Cooper Baptist Church, 361 Egypt Road at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in New Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery, 7169 Salem Road, New Zion, SC at 4:00 pm. The family will receive friends at East Cooper Baptist Church Wednesday from 10:00 until time of the service. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.

Charles was born October 9, 1952 in Austell, Georgia, son of the late Charles Newman, Jr. and the late Faye Babb Newman. He graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor's and Master's in Forest Management. He retired as a Senior Technical Forester from MeadWestvaco. Charles was an active member of East Cooper Baptist Church where he formally served as a deacon.

He is survived by his wife of 19 years, Sally L. Newman of Mt. Pleasant, SC; two daughters, Anne Blakely Newman and Katherine Babb Newman both of Mt. Pleasant, SC; sister, Babb Newman Attaway (Stewart) of North Augusta, SC; two nephews, Cameron Stewart Attaway of North Augusta, SC and Charles Newman Attaway of Raleigh, NC; mother-in-law, Anne Gibson Lavender of New Zion, SC; brother-in-law, Tommy Lavender (Cindy) of Columbia, SC and their family.

Memorials may be made to East Cooper Baptist Church, 361 Egypt Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 or a charity of one's choice.