John Ernest Newman
John Ernest Newman, 55, Salina, died March 8, 2017. John was born to Ernest Lee Newman and Ida Johnson Newman in Salina Kansas on January 27, 1962.At age of 8, John and family moved to East Texas. After graduating from Henderson High school, John worked for Henderson Clay, a brick manufacturer. John moved back to Salina in the early 1980s where he resided the remainder of his life.
Preceded in death by mother Ida and two brothers Charles and Wilbert.
John is survived by his father, Ernest Newman of Leesville, Louisiana; 3 sisters Carolyn Johnson of Longview Texas, Glenda Butler of Leesville, Louisiana, and Wanda Newman of Dallas Texas; two brothers Jimmy Newman of Salina Kansas, and Lester Newman of Columbus Georgia and numerous nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. 8th, Salina. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina.