John Newberry Sr. – December 1, 2012

John Newberry Sr., 84 of Fritch, died Saturday, December 1, 2012.

Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Llano East Cemetery with Richard Newberry officiating.   Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Mr. Newberry was born on October 27, 1928 in Shidler, Oklahoma to Homer and Lillie Mae Newberry. He married Thelma Edith Crider on June 15, 1946.

Survivors include his wife, Thelma Newberry of Amarillo; three sons, James Marrion Newberry and wife Ruth and John William Newberry and wife Karen, all of Amarillo, and Richard Sidney Newberry of Ft. Worth; a daughter, Dolly McMeen and husband Pat of Amarillo; fifteen grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.

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2 Responses to “John Newberry Sr. – December 1, 2012”

  1. James and Ruth Newberry says:

    My Dad helped alot of people in Amarillo when he had his TV business and through his church LDS.

  2. Maria Hardy says:

    I’m so sorry to hear that Uncle Johnny passed. He was always so much fun. All of my memories of him are full of laughter. My thoughts are with all of the family at this time. Now all three Newberry boys and Grandma and Grandpa are together. Love Maria Hardy (Marrion’s youngest).

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