Funeral services for Troy Ray Newgent, age 50 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Moore Cemetery. Mr. Newgent passed away Thursday night at his residence.
He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of Marshall Newgent, who survives, and the late Opal Ivey Newgent. He was a truck driver and a member of the Stewart’s Chapel Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Kim Noel Newgent of Fayetteville, children Shay Sullivan, Dionna Mason and Troy Lee (Megan) Newgent, father Marshall Newgent and step-mother Paulette Newgent, grandchildren Marley Livingston, Trace Newgent, Waylon Sullivan, Brinlee Newgent, Easton Newgent, sisters Derein (Joe) Smith, Gena (Phillip) Smartt, brother Jeff (Donna) Newgent and several nieces and nephews
Visitation with the family will be Saturday evening 5-8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.