Whitesburg KY

Jackie Newman dies at 72

Jackie Calvin Newman, 72, of Maysville, formerly of Letcher County, died April 25 in Jonesborough, Tenn.

Born in Glamorgan, Va., he was a son of the late George Calvin and Audrey Mae Jenkins Newman. He was a brother of the late Carolyn Faye Newman.

He worked as a maintenance repair technician in several industries, and was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer Heard, of Maysville; two sons, Jeffrey

Newman and Jackie C. Newman, both of Florence; 12 grandchildren; a sister, Peggy Bosley and husband Jim, of Jonesborough, Tenn.; and four brothers, Larry Newman, of Jonesborough, Tenn., Charlie Newman and wife Elfriede, of Norton, Va., Jimmy Newman and wife Mary, of Jenkins, and Roger Newman, of Aberdeen, Ohio.

Funeral services were held April 28 in Jenkins. Burial was at Green Acres Cemetery in Whitesburg.

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