Jamie Sue Newman, 85, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away on February 7,2019. She was born May 3, 1933 to Charles and Mary Jane (Albright) Matthew in Winfield, Texas.
She and her husband owned and operated J & J Quick Stop in Mt. Pleasant and was a member of Nevills Chapel Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, James Newman; Sons, Leslie Newman and wife Barbara of Mt. Pleasant, Rick Newman and wife Patti of Cookville, TN; Daughter, Lenda Thomas of Mt. Pleasant; Grandchildren, Dawn and Mike Ellis, Leslie and Kevin Amerson, Dara and Josh Elliott, Randi and Bob Bailiff, Crystal and Jeremy Hertel, Tabatha and Shawn Tucker; 21 great-grandchildren; Niece, Jan Garrett.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jerry Newman; Son-in-law, Earl Thomas; Brother, Dwight Matthews
Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home and family will receive friends beginning at 2:00-3:30 p.m. before service. Rev. Mike Kessler and Bro. Glenn Griffith will officiate service. Burial to follow at Winfield Cemetery.
Online registry will be available at batescoopersloanfuneralhome.com