Evelyn M. Newton
Evelyn Mae Newton, 87, Eckerty, formerly of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2008, at 6 p.m. at her home.
Born June 18, 1921, in Lawton, Okla., she was the daughter of the late Charles Lee and Ethel Lower Howard.
She was a homemaker, a former 17-year employee of Springs Valley Corp. at Paoli and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, ClaraBelle Collins, and a brother, Charles Lee Howard Jr.
Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Orin Newton; a daughter, Linda Apple of Lawrenceburg, Ky.; a sister, Madeline Stackman of Jasper; a grandson; two step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Sunday, Sept. 7, at Denbo Funeral Home in English with burial in Bethany Union Cemetery south of Eckerty.
Pallbearers: Leo Cox, Chub Cummings, Donnie Morgan, Danny Newton, Joe Schwartz and Everett Van Winkle.