James Mason Newcomb Jr., husband of the late Judy Rose Newcomb, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022, at the age of 67.

Born in Halifax County on April 26, 1955, he was the son of the late James Mason Newcomb Sr. and the late Virginia Mae Martin Newcomb.

James was a retired factory worker. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing softball and watching wrestling. He attended the Clover Church of God of Prophecy.

James is survived by his son, Kevin Newcomb; sister, Linda Jennings; grandchildren, Calvin “C.J.” Newcomb and Katelyn Rose Newcomb; brother-in-law, Monroe Junior Martin; and many other brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; and many nieces, nephews and other family members.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Larry Newcomb and Harry Newcomb; and by his mother-in-law, Louise Martin.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, 2022, at the Clover Church of God of Prophecy with the Rev. David Smith officiating.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.brookslyon.com.

The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.