KILLEEN, Texas -- LaTerrance DaShaun "Shaun" Newsom, 24, died Oct. 11, 2012 in Killeen.
Born Dec. 23, 1987 in Sikeston, Mo., to Chris Collins of Sikeston and Terrlyn Newsom of Killeen, he was a 2006 graduate of New Madrid County High School. He was of the Baptist faith and a United States Army veteran.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by four sons, DaShaun Newsom and Kamarii Newsom of New Madrid, Mo., Jaxson Newsom of Killeen and Dearious Newsom of Sikeston, three daughters, Jai'dah Newsom of Killeen, Aneesa Rucker of Lilbourn, Mo., and Sherdaya Daniels of Howardville, Mo., his grandfather and step-grandmother, Tommy and Willa Mae Newsom of Lilbourn, one brother, Evenyel Kelly of Poplar Bluff, Mo., five sisters, Vonteria Applewhite, Danyiel Kelly, Quatiana Collins and Qwenteria Collins of Sikeston and Deasia Newsom of New Madrid, and his stepfather, Danyiel Kelley of Poplar Bluff.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Patricia Ann Newsom.
Visitation will be from noon Saturday at the New Madrid Baptist Church, 1240 Scott St. in New Madrid until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday. The Rev. Earl Grissom will officiate.
Burial will follow in Simmons Park Cemetery in Catron with full military honors with the Williams Funeral Home of Howardville in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.thewilliamsfuneralhomes.com