Barbara W. Newman



Barbara Ann Wolfert Newman, age 85, died Tuesday morning at her home. Born in Greenwich, CT, she was the daughter of the late George R. and Catherine Elizabeth Fryer Wolfert and the wife of the late Erman M. Newman, Jr. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Goldsboro.

A funeral service will be held on Friday at 2:00 pm at St. Mary Catholic Church with Father John Alex Gonzalez and Deacon Webster James presiding. The family will visit with family & friends following the service at the church and at other times will be at Mrs. Newman’s residence. Burial will be held on Tuesday at 1:30pm in West Point Cemetery, West Point, NY.

Barbara is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Erman M. “Bud” Newman, III ( Luanne) of Houston, TX and James “Jim” Edward Newman of El Paso, TX; her daughters and sons-in-law, Suzan A. Newman of Richmond Hill, Ga., Sandra Jean Lindsey (Shane) of Pikeville, Virginia C. “Gini” Phillips (Glenn) of Naples, FL and Sarah E. Bacia of Goldsboro, NC; three sisters, Alice Bonatt of Harwich, MA, Kathryn Kearby of OK and Nancy E. Whalen of Enfield, CT; fifteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

Flowers are welcome and memorial contributions may be directed to Folds of Honor, 8551 W. 125th East Ave., Owasso, OK, 74055.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Newman family and online condolences may be sent