James Bennett Newbern
July 24th, 1932 - July 23rd, 2017
James Bennett Newbern, age 84, passed away July 23, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Services will be private.
James was the owner of Jim's Tire in Killen. He previously owned and operated the Lexington Service Center.
James is survived by his wife of 68 years, Frances Covington Newbern; children, Tom (Sherry) Newbern, Sondra Kaminski, Susie (Kenneth) Bradford, and Lea (Danny) Smith; grandchildren, Carrie Newbern, Megan (Chris) Krieger, Douglas (Kristen) Kaminski, Samantha (Rick) Walker, Laura (Brandon) Nolen, Ty Smith and Brittney (David) Froman; great-grandchildren, Madie, Karlee, Jackson, Bailey, Sophie, Thomas, Emily, James and Whitley; and brother, George (Janice) Newbern.
Jim was a loving Paw Paw. He and Frances were members of the Springfield Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Rogersville.
The family would like to express their appreciation to Hospice of the Shoals, especially Vickie Stout, Lisa, Michelle, April, Cynthia and Dr. Webb, and to his sitter Wanda Lentz.
We love you and miss you, Paw Paw.