Willie Maynard Newman
Willie Maynard Newman, age 88 of Loudon, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 at home.
He was a US Army Veteran serving during the Korean War from February 1951 to February 1953 as an Infantry Corporal. He then served in the Reserves for five years.
Preceded in death by: Father, Tom Davis Newman; Mother, Velma Wilson Newman; Brothers & Sisters, Joyce Cockerham, Reese Newman, Ed Newman, John Newman, Juanita Rinehart; Grandson, Joshua Newman.
Survivors include: Wife, Eloise Shull Newman; Sons, Bill (Cindy) Newman of Candler, NC, Bob (Kim) Newman of Maryville, TN, Ben (Yvette) Newman of Knoxville, TN, Brad (Sherri) Newman of Herndon, VA, and Bart (Julie) Newman of Knoxville, TN; Grandchildren, Mark (Whitney) Newman, Jonathan (Rebecca) Newman, Lindsey Newman, Taylor Newman, Victoria Newman, Andrew Newman, Brittany Newman, Stephanie Newman, Bryson Newman, Raelie Newman, Paris Newman; Brothers and Sisters, Jim (Mary) Newman of Marietta, GA, Frank Bige (Roberta) Newman of Harrison, TN, Carolyn (Claude) Tallent of Athens, TN, Ralph “Pete” (Carolyn) Newman of Athens, TN, Archie (Bo) (Vickie) Newman of Athens, TN; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Family received friends from 3:00 until 5:00 PM, Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Central Baptist Church Bearden, Knoxville. Funeral service followed at 5:00 PM with Dr. Wade Bibb officiating. Family and friends assembled for interment at 3:00 PM, Monday, July 16, 2018 at Grandview Cemetery.
Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.