Frances “Jo” Newman
BENTON, LA – Services celebrating the life of Frances “Jo” Newman will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at Rose Neath Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home, prior to the graveside service.
Frances was born on March 5, 1928 in Crystal Springs, MS to Richard and Frances Annie Myers. She was a longtime member of Cypress Baptist Church. She loved gardening and LSU Football.
She was preceded in death by husband, Walter Newman; the father of her children, David McKenzie; and son, Gordon Richard McKenzie (Dickie).
Frances is survived by her son, David McKenzie, Jr.; daugh-ter, Karen Hayes and husband Jimmy; brother, Thomas J. Myers and wife Billie and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank the staff at Promise Hospital of Shreveport and Willis Knighton North’s 2nd floor for the care they have shown.
Condolences may be shared at www.hillcrestmemorialfh. com
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