Marie Newman passed away on Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at Springhill Village in Terre Haute. She was born on April 21, 1927, in Louisville, Ky.
She was a retired bookkeeper and a member of St. Matthews Baptist Church in Louisville. She was a wonderful cook hosting many family gatherings in her home through the years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Louie Newman.
She is survived by her son, the Rev. Steve Newman (Beverly); daughter, Pam Boyd (Ron); four grandchildren, Jeff Boyd, Kris Ledbetter (Hunter), Andrew Newman and Justin Newman; and three great-grandchildren, Marie, Lincoln and Lucy Jo.
Funeral services will be conducted at the Highland Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road, Louisville, Ky., on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at 1 p.m. Visitation will be on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, from 4 until 8 p.m., and one hour prior to the service on Friday. Memorials may be made to The Inspiring Women College Fund, c/o St. Matthews Baptist Church, 3515 Grandview Ave., Louisville, KY 40207. Her family wishes to express appreciation to the staff at Springhill Village for the loving care that she has received during the final months of her life.
Published on January 2, 2018