MOREHOUSE - Wanda Faye Newman, 84, died July 14, 2006, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis.
Born March 18, 1922, in Doniphan, daughter of the late William and Roxie Kennedy Merriman, she was a member of the First Methodist Church of Morehouse and had worked at Skateworld in Sikeston before retiring.
Survivors include: one son, Gene Newman of Wappapello; one brother, Gene Merriman of Joplin; four grandchildren and their spouses, Jeff and Debbie Newman of Puxico, Brian and Lori Newman of O'Fallon, Misty Lindig of Donaldsonville, Ga., and Latisha Kimball of New Madrid; and 12 great-
One son, Ronald Douglas Newman, and three brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Marty Blakely, pastor of the First United Methodist Church at Oran, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.