Nettie Michelle Sleet Newsome, 57, passed away March 26, 2018, at her residence after an brief illness.
Nettie was born May 17, 1960, to Frederick Lloyd Sleet and Mary Helen Alexander Sleet. She was a 1978 graduate of Anderson High School, 1984 graduate of Grambling University with a degree in marketing and was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Nettie was employed by Delta Airline as a gate agent and was a member of Second Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. William Oneal.
Nettie leaves to cherish her memories, daughter, Naomi Michelle Newsome; sons, Issac Sleet Newsome and Logan Frederick Newsome; mother, Mary Helen Sleet; sisters, Cynthia D. Gentry, Pamela K. Sleet and Ingrid (Terrell) Johnson; brother, Frederick (Carolyn) Sleet; mother-in-law, Mary Newsome; sister-in-law, Dedreil (Gerald) Gardner; brother-in-law, Jeffery (Beverly) Newsome; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephew and friends.
Nettie was preceded in death by her husband, Issac Newsome III; father, Frederick L. Sleet; and father-in-law, Issac Newsome II.
Service will be noon Saturday at Anderson Zion Baptist Church, 2008 Rev. J.T. Menifee St., with the burial at Maplewood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon prior to service.
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