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John Jefferson Tew, Sr.

August 26, 1929 ~ September 23, 2019 (age 90)


John Jefferson Tew, Sr. 90 of Fayetteville, passed away on Monday, September 23 at his residence.  John was born August 26, 1929  in Cumberland County to the late James Norwood Tew and Ester Bulla Tew. 

Mr, Tew retired from the U.S. Army Special Forces  Company B-7th Group in 1968.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Louise Tew.

He is survived by his son, John Jefferson "Jeff" Tew, Sr.  and wife Vicky Faye Tew; sisters, Barbara Hurley, Bonnie Woods and Evelyn Lashley; brothers, Clarence Tew and James Tew; grandchildren, Lawrence and Lloyd Gray

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Museum, 2815 Ardennes St. Ft. Bragg, N.C. 28307.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Sandhills State Veterans Chapel with the Chaplain Roy Hill officiating. 

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Celebration of Life
October 3, 2019

2:00 PM
Sandhills State Veteran's Cemetery
8220 Bragg Blvd.
Ft. Bragg, NC 28310


JFK Special Warfare Museum
2815 Ardennes St., Ft. Bragg NC 28307

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