Celebrating the life of

Meriel Newman Cupstid

Passed away on August 24, 2022

Meriel Newman Cupstid

Meriel Jean Newman Cupstid, 88, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at her home in Savannah.  She was born in Bulloch County, GA to the late John Miller Newman and Lera Iler Newman.  Mrs. Cupstid was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Baptist Temple.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Joy Newman Kleeman and Mary Newman Estill, and her brother, Edwin Newman.

Surviving Mrs. Cupstid are her daughter, Gina Marie Cupstid Capo, and son-in-law, John J. Capo III, son, Timothy Karl Cupstid, and daughter-in-law, Barbara Rutledge Cupstid, daughter, Carla Camille Cupstid Pearson, and son-in-law, William Edwin Pearson IV, granddaughter, Brittany Cameron Pearson, sister, Irita Newman Love, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Graveside Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 27, 2022 at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.




God bless Jean. Prayers for the family.

- james l woods, savannah, GA

Rest in peace, Jean.

- Robert and Brenda Simpson, Tybee Island, Ga.

A candle has been lit!

thinking of the family and Prayers for all of you

- billy kynard, tyler, Alabama

Jean was so sweet. And cool. Loved seeing her. God bless her

- Hugh Barnes, Sav, Ga

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel