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Ernest Reams Newcomb / March 17, 2020

Ernest Reams Newcomb, age 75, died Friday, March 13, 2020. He was born Dec. 9, 1944 and was the son of the late C. Maynard Newcomb and the late Hannah D. Newcomb.

He graduated from Bluestone High School. Ernest was a United States Army honor guard veteran. He taught at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida for 39 years.

Ernest is survived by his wife of 52 years, Teresa R. Newcomb; daughter, Jennifer Newcomb; sister, Vivian N. Lawson (Norman); brother, Donnie Newcomb (Jeanne); numerous nieces and nephews; and step-mother, Zelda R. Guill.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Kent Newcomb.

All services for Ernest will be held at a later date in Florida.

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