John W. Hembree
Published: Friday, November 23, 2012

John W. Hembree, age 40, of Newport, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at Newport Medical Center after multiple illnesses.

He was a loving father, son, and grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his father Bobby S. Hembree and grandparents John W. Hembree and Rebecca R. Hembree.

He is survived by his mother Nina M. Valentine of Newport, children Bobby H. Hembree and Harley L. Hembree, grandchildren Colton J. Arnold and Jonathan Eli Hembree and one unborn grandchild; ex-wife Tina Levan of Newport; and sister Valerie Baxter of Cosby.

Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Sunday, November 25, with Westside Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Artie Sturm officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10:00 a.m. Monday, November 26, 2012, at Stokely's Chapel Church Cemetery in Newport for graveside services.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the services at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown

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