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Thomas Alton Williford, RPh., Owner & Pharmacist Manager
Thomas is nearing his fifth decade at Newton Grove Drug. He has helped to care for generations of patients during this time. In fact, his family says that it seems like Thomas knows everyone in the area. An avid supporter of education, Thomas believes in doing things the right way each time. He has devoted his life to the drugstore. Often, you will hear him remark, “I still love my job”. Thomas and his wife Jo Ann have two children Joey & wife, Robin, and Laura Jo and two grandchildren, Charlie and Suzanne. They, along with Newton Grove Baptist Church and music are the joys of his life.

Herman Van Williford, RPh.
Van has worked at Newton Grove Drug for nearly twenty five years. He has been a vital cog in the business. A graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy, Van has worked in both hospital and retail pharmacy. He brings a wealth of knowledge to his job and to his customers his thoroughness and attention to detail are very much appreciated. Van and his wife Wendy have one son, Chandler. When not at work, Van loves spending time at the beach with his family and playing baseball with Chandler or accompanying him to a game.

Joey Wood Williford, PharmD.
Joey has grown up in Newton Grove Drug. As a child, he helped his dad do most anything at the store. Today, he helps run the business. A graduate of Campbell University School of Pharmacy, Joey has always loved the business and carrying on its place in the community is a passion of his. Joey loves his customers, many of whom he considers like family. In addition to his regular pharmacist role, he has been known to help kids with homework, tell a joke or two, and even work on televisions. Joey and his wife, Robin, have two children, Charlie and Suzanne. When not at work, Joey loves to be at the Dean Dome watching his beloved Tar Heels, spending time with his family, and playing with his children.