James C. ‘Jim’ NewhouseObituaries Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 Would you like to receive e-mail alerts when we have breaking news? Click here!
James C. “Jim” Newhouse, 78, of Capon Bridge, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at his home.
Born Feb. 15, 1934, in Moorefield, he was the son of the late Jess and Catherine Raines Newhouse. Also preceding him in death was a brother, William A. Newhouse.
He worked for the West Virginia Department of Highways as a surveyor for 26 years. He was a United States Marine Corps Veteran having served during the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion Post 137 in Capon Bridge.
Surviving are a son, Jesse J. Newhouse; a daughter, Johnnie White and husband Fred, both of Capon Bridge; four grandchildren, Lindsey White, Katie Van Meter, Eli White and Brandon Newhouse; and three great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was held at Giffin Funeral Home in Capon Bridge on Friday, Feb. 8, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Ken Smith officiating.
Interment was in Capon Chapel Cemetery near Capon Bridge.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Capon Bridge Vol. Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 265, Capon Bridge, WV 26711.