|Posted By:||Kelly Culpepper|
|Subject:||Obit - Raymond Keith Newport|
|Post Date:||March 07, 2008 at 08:24:19|
|Forum:||Llano County, TX Genealogy Forum|
The Llano New 12-22-2007
Obit - Newport
Raymond Keith Newport, 75, of Tow passed away Dec. 11, 2007. He was born to John William and Henrietta (McCarty) Newport on Aug. 4, 1932, in Fletcher, Okla.
Services were held at the Putman Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed at the Tow Cemetery in Tow.
Newport proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He was awarded four Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He was a member of Genesis Lutheran Church in Buchanan Dam and loved fishing and woodworking.
He is survived by his children, Diana Jettson, Margaret Cheryl Ritter and husband, Bob.
Raymond E Bordier and Tina. Linda Denise Allred and husband, Adrien. Louis Edward Wagner and wife, Rena, and Martin Bruce Cowart. 16 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Sisters, Sandra Thompson and Doris Wagnon.