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Patricia "Pat" Freeman Newman
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1935
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1981
Inglewood
Los Angeles County
California, USA

African-American radio personality. Hostess, creator and writer of her Sunday morning show, "Pat's Points", on now-defunct radio station KGFJ-AM 1230 in Los Angeles for several years. A native of Fort Sill, Oklahoma, she was also an avid community activist in South Los Angeles and women's rights advocate. Ms. Newman hosted the only television telethon in the early 1970s in the fight against Sickle Cell Anemia. She was once married. Pat died October 11,1981 in Inglewood's Daniel Freeman Hospital after a long illness at the age of 46. She is survived by her two now-grown daughters, grandchildren and her mother. Newman was a kind, encouraging, chipper, committed person in helping her community and a champion in education and equality. 
 
Burial:
Inglewood Park Cemetery
Inglewood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Parkview, Lot 860 D
 
Created by: Sheldon McCormick
Record added: Jun 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91871025
Patricia Pat <i>Freeman</i> Newman
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Patricia Pat <i>Freeman</i> Newman
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Patricia Pat <i>Freeman</i> Newman
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