Harry Maynard Thweatt Jr.
Harry Maynard Thweatt Jr., 83, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2023, in his home surrounded by family. He was a lifelong resident of Newport News, VA where he worked as a Senior Logistics Analyst for Newport News Shipbuilding. Maynard was an avid golfer and a U.S. Army Veteran, where he received the Good Conduct Medal. He was a member of Second Presbyterian Church and Denbigh United Presbyterian Church, where he served as a Deacon.
Maynard is preceded in death by his father, Harry Maynard Thweatt Sr.; mother, Mary Louise Hart; and brother, Thomas Ross Thweatt.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Phyllis Gayle Thweatt; daughters, Phyllis Divine and husband Darby, and Mary Wise; son, Richard Thweatt, and his partner Stacy Heusterberg; brother, Joseph Thweatt, and wife Carol; five grandchildren, Haylee Brooke Thweatt and fiancé Matthew Young, Ethan Riley Heusterberg, Sadie Hope Wise, Asher Max Wise, and Brendan Ross Thweatt. He is also survived by Scott Wise, father of Sadie and Asher.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, February 6, 2023, at Denbigh United Presbyterian Church, 302 Denbigh Blvd., Newport News, VA 23608.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.