Born to John and Lois Newell, Nov. 15, 1946, in Pearson, Oklahoma, and passed from this life on March 10, 2010.


Born to John and Lois Newell, Nov. 15, 1946, in Pearson, Oklahoma, and passed from this life on March 10, 2010.

The family moved to Wilson in 1949 where David attended school, graduating in 1964. David was drafted into the Army and spent a year in Vietnam during the war.

His young adult life was spent in California working in the Cable TV industry. He later moved to Texas where he was employed with a division of Boeing.

David is survived by daughters, Lindsey McBee of Fort Worth and Julie Marchbanks of Oklahoma City; son, David Michael Newell of Denton; grandchildren, Bailey, Zsa Zsa, Carliee, Brandon, Jennifer and Jamie; sisters, Viola Ferguson, Midge Freytag, Nancy Newell and Ann Newell; brothers, Johnny and Billie Newell of Ardmore.

David was laid to rest in Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Okla.