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James Okey Newman
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1909
Bebee
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1988
Clarksburg
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA

Clarksburg Telegram
Tuesday, February 9, 1988.

J. Okey Newman

J. Okey Newman, 78, Route 4, Box 285a, Clarksburg, died at 7:45 am Monday, Feb 8 in United Hospital Center, following an extended illness.

He was born in Bebee, Wetzel County, June 18, 1909, a son of the late James Ward and Rozena Tharp Newman.

Surviving are his wife, Hazel Edna Howell Newman, whom he married Dec 23, 1933; two sons, Jerry Okey Newman, Central, SC and Lyle Keith Newman, Oakland, MD; one daughter Mrs. Edison (Shila) Childers, Route 4, Clarksburg; one brother, William Everett Newman, Route 4, Clarksburg, 12 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Mr. Newman was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

He was a member of the Reynoldsville Baptist Chruch. He was a retired coal mine operator having the Newman Coal Company.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Ward Newman (1878 - 1942)
  Rozena Tharp Newman (1881 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Hazel Edna Howell Newman (1911 - 1990)
 
 Children:
  Jerry Okey Newman (1936 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Delora Elizabeth Newman Robinson (1901 - 1982)*
  Roberta Mae Newman Burton (1902 - 1983)*
  Joseph Marshall Newman (1904 - 1983)*
  Benjamin Berkely Newman (1906 - 1973)*
  Alexander Burwell Newman (1907 - 1965)*
  James Okey Newman (1909 - 1988)
  William Everett Newman (1915 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sardis Cemetery
Sardis
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Ken Childers
Record added: Dec 19, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7022640
James Okey Newman
Added by: Ken Childers
 
James Okey Newman
Added by: Ken Childers
 
James Okey Newman
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