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James "Jimmy" Newman
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1962
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 1999
Las Vegas
Clark County
Nevada, USA

Jimmy, a 22-year resident of Las Vegas, was the son and manager of singer Gladys Knight. He was the singer's eldest child, named after his father, Knight's late first husband. She took time off from the Pips when Jimmy was born, but rejoined the group within a year. Besides his mother, he is survived by his stepfather, Barry Hankerson of California; wife, Michelene; daughters, Nastasia and Gabrielle; sons, Rishawn, Stefan and Sterling, all of Las Vegas; sister, Kenya Jackson of Henderson; and brothers, Shanga Hankerson of Atlanta, Jomo Hankerson of New York City and Jimmy Jordan of Atlanta. 
Palm Memorial Park (Green Valley)
Las Vegas
Clark County
Nevada, USA
Plot: Lakeside Mausoleum, Reflection Terrace
Created by: Miracle Mile Tim
Record added: Mar 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18416017
James Jimmy Newman
Added by: Miracle Mile Tim
James Jimmy Newman
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