The Newnan Times-Herald


Amanda Nicole Newsome

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Feb. 13, 2019 - 3:46 PM

Ms. Amanda Nicole “Mandi” Newsome of Newnan passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019. 

She was the owner of Mandi B. Photography, and her goal was to become a midwife, which she was working to achieve.  Mandi loved to cook and she was always swapping recipes with people to try.

She is survived by her son, Truan Walker, Jr. (T.J.); daughter, Novalee Leola Bagby; fiancé, Richard Bagby; mother, Denise Rivera Veal and her husband, Steven of Newnan; father, George Anthony (Tony) Newsome of College Park; bonus mom, Marie Scott of Fayetteville; grandfather, Hector Rivera and his wife Linda of Griffin; grandmothers, Frances B. Atkinson (Fran) and her husband, Ron Wilson of Union City, Anne Dow Veal of Fairburn; brothers, Retired Army Staff Sgt. Steven Michael Veal and his wife Tessa of Phoenix City, Ala., 2nd Class Petty Officer Christopher Tyler Veal and his fiancée, 2nd Class Petty officer, Melissa Chlasta of Pensacola, Fla., Alexander Cole Veal of Newnan, Ga. and Robbie J. “Joey” Scott of Stockbridge.

Funeral services will be held Friday, February 15, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home in Fairburn with Rev. Dean Taylor and Minister Tony Sullivan officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park in Fairburn.

Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at

The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 5-8 p.m. at Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.