Mrs. Phyllis Annette Brock Newton, age 75, passed away January 2, 2020 at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. Services for Mrs. Newton will be held Monday, January 6, 11:00 am, at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Rev. Marty Brock will be officiating. Interment will follow in Prosperity Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Ryan Brock, Brannon Brock, Zach Brock, Lance Williamson, Brad Williamson, and Will Mothershead will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends one hour before the service, beginning at 10:00.
Phyllis Annette Brock was born December 27, 1944 in Bainbridge, Georgia. Her parents, Clayton Brock and Orian Harrell Brock, have preceded her in death. Phyllis married the love of her life, Alton J. Newton, Jr. They were married 44 years. Al died April 20, 2016. Phyllis was a talented cosmetologist. She and Al were the proud parents of a daughter, Allison. Phyllis was a doting mother and deeply loved her daughter and grandchildren. She was unselfish and very generous. Phyllis Newton will be missed by her family and many friends.
Phyllis Newton is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Allison Mothershead and John of North Augusta, South Carolina; siblings, Delores Faircloth of Cuthbert, Georgia, Richard Brock of Bainbridge, Georgia; Tony Brock of Thomasville, Georgia, Steve Brock and wife, Lucy of Donalsonville, Georgia, Sherrie Culver and husband, Jerry of Villa Rica, Georgia, Jimmy Brock and wife, Joy of McDonough, Georgia, and Marty Brock of Bainbridge; and her grandchildren, Megan Mothershead and William Mothershead of North Augusta, S.C. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and siblings, Douglas Brock, Kenneth Brock, and Carl Brock.
Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Prosperity Primitive Baptist Church, Cemetery Fund, c/o Dorothy Jean Morris, 369 Martin Road, Bainbridge, Georgia 39817.
On-line condolences may be sent at www.Coxfuneral.net. Cox Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.