Cleo Patra Newman

Published 6:54 pm Thursday, February 12, 2015

Cleo Patra Newman, age 91, of Selma, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015.

She is preceded by her husband, Henry Newman; sons, Jessie, James, Carl and Willie Joe Newman; and granddaughters, Heather Newman and Ann Nichols.

Mrs. Newman is survived by her son, William “Peewee” Newman (Sunette); daughters, Margie Nichols, Maggie Wilkerson (Mack) and Myrtice Bedsole (Ronnie); 16 grandchildren; sister, Mamie Allen; and numerous great-grandchildren and relatives.

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Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 at Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home with Dr. Ed Eaton officiating. Burial will follow at Casey Church of Christ Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 6 p.m. through 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be grandchildren.

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