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James Newman

James “Moe” Newman, age 68, of Crossville, formerly of Dunlap, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at his home. He was of the Baptist faith and a longtime employee of Jiffy Junction.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Newman; six sisters, Linda Johnson, Betty Pepto, Shelia Goosetree, Carolyn Taylor, Martha Jewell Mghee, and Anna Marie Newman; and brother, Johnny Newman.    

He is survived by his wife, Tracy Newman; daughter, Tracy Lynnette Newman, both of Crossville; two step-sons, David Clayton, Dunlap and Darren Clayton, Stillwater, Oklahoma; mother, Clara Newman, Dunlap; two sisters, Janet Widhalm of Thorton, Colorado and Doris Brock of Dunlap; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Sunday, November 26 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. T.L. Smith officiating. Burial was in Cordell Cemetery.

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Standefer-Reed Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.

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