Mildred Joe Newman

Mildred Joe Newman

Services for Mildred J. Newman, 82, will be Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Lone Grove First Baptist Church with Reverend Bill Black officiating. Services will be live streamed at Interment will follow at Lone Grove Cemetery. Due to the Covid-19, those in attendance please wear a face covering and practice social distancing.

A time of visitation and support for the family will be held Wednesday evening from 5:30 till 7:00 at the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home in Ardmore.

Mildred was born July 30, 1938 north of Ardmore, the daughter of the late Virgil and Mildred Clark Rutledge. She passed away on January 31, 2021 in Wilson, Oklahoma.

Raised in Ardmore, she graduated from Ardmore High School. She and Bill Newman were married August 28, 1954 in Ardmore. Bill preceded her death April 12, 2014. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Becky Conway.

Mildred was a member of the Cheek Baptist Church and was a homemaker. She also was the best gate opener for Bill.

She is survived her daughter Donna Steele and husband Mike; sons, Harold Newman and wife Sandy; Charles Newman and wife Cynthia; her son-in-law Larry Conway; brothers, Donal Rutledge, Jerry Rutledge and Mike Rutledge; grandchildren, Kim Davidson, Lisa Prickett, Bryan Conway, Courtney Steele, Cody Steele, Jared Newman, Gavin Newman, Ethan Newman, Justin Newman, Ashley Fly, and Brent Newman; great grandchildren Miles and Clark Newman; Lauren and Layne Davidson; Adelyn Prickett; Hunter Conway, Aubrey Conway, Evelyn Newman, Piper Newman, Kennedy and Quinley Fly .

Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

The family would like to thank the staff of Wilson Nursing Center for the excellent care given to our mother, and Jean Bosell for her special care and friendship.

Services are entrusted to Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory where words of comfort and condolences may be left for the family at

Posted online on February 02, 2021