Michael Clark Newton, 76, of Burlington passed away at Alamance Regional Medical Center on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 4:55 a.m.
A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Linda Cole Newton, who survives and the son of Milton Clark Newton and Ethel Willets Newton, both deceased. Mr. Newton retired as a financial analyst with General Motors after 30 years of service. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Elon.
In addition to his wife of the home, survivors include two sons, Michael Scott Newton and wife Jennifer and Brad Newton and spouse Frank Brooks; two grandchildren, Kelsey Madren and husband Justin and Tyler Newton; four great-grandchildren, Noah Madren, Easton Newton, Colton Madren and Finley Madren; twin brother, Milton Newton and wife Molly; brother, Kenneth Newton and wife Lynda; and sister, Shirley Jones and husband Bob. He was preceded in death by a sister, Pat Knowles.
A memorial service will be conducted at the First United Methodist Church of Elon on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with the family receiving friends from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. prior to the service. Other times they will be at the residence.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Elon, P.O. Box 923, Elon, NC 27244.