Mrs. Katherine Lewis Newlon

  • Mrs. Katherine Lewis Newlon
    Mrs. Katherine Lewis Newlon

Mrs. Katherine Lewis Newlon, 92, of Ellijay, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020.

She was born May 13, 1928, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to the late Herbert Thomas and Vera Leone King Lewis. 

She worked as an office manager for Bruce Newlon Co. Inc and was a member of the Ellijay Seventh-Day Adventist Church. 

She is preceded in death by husband, Bruce Newlon; and several siblings.

She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Terry and Donnie Newlon, of Ellijay, James L. and Deloris Newlon, of Canton,  Rick and Mari Newlon, of McDonald, Tenn.; brother, H. Riley Lewis, of Oregon; 15 grandchildren; 23
great-grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter; several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, from the Chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home.

Family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Josephine Edwards Christian School, 12472 Hwy. 515 North, Ellijay, GA 30540, in memory of Mrs. Katherine Newlon. 

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Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.