[Nameplate] Overcast ~ 77°F  
High: 87°F ~ Low: 70°F
Tuesday, Sep. 2, 2014

Nora Newcomb

Tuesday, February 14, 2006

BERNIE - Nora Allie Gulledge Newcomb, 93, formerly of East Prairie, died at 12:05 a.m. Feb. 12, 2006, at her home.

Born Oct. 28, 1912, in Portageville, to the late John William and Mary Ellen Warren Young, she lived most of her life in Mississippi County where she was a member of the West Side Baptist Church.

On Oct. 31, 1931, at New Madrid, she married James Elmer Lee Gulledge, who preceded her in death on Jan. 4, 1958.

In 1963, at East Prairie, she married Bill Phillips who preceded her in death on July 24, 1976.

On March 2, 1978, at Bernie she married Mitchell L. Newcomb, who preceded her in death July 30, 1990.

One son, G.W. Gulledge; four brothers; and two sisters also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sons, James Walter Gulledge of North Plainfield, N.J. and Kenneth Lloyd Gulledge of Florence, Miss.; six daughters, Mergie Cobb Allen of Bernie, Marie Edwards of Collinsville, Ill., Alice Faye Jones of Bertrand, Brenda Woods of Watseka, Ill., Linda Gay Baum of St. Charles and Debra Sue Robey of Bloomfield; one brother, Glen Everett Young of Tampa, Fla.; 30 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and several great-great-

grandchildren.

Visitation is after 6 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, where services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with Tom Bridges officiating.

Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.