Wilma Jean Sears Kelley Newton
Wilma Jean Sears Kelley Newton, age 87, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at her residence.
She was a native of Corbin, KY, retired school bus driver, and a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Charles Clarence and Ora Black Sears; her first husband: James Arthur Kelley; her second husband: Amos Newton; one son: James Roger Kelley; three brothers: C. F. Sears, Claude E. Sears, and Wilbur Sears; and one grandson: Ricky Wayne Aldridge.
She is survived by two daughters: Brenda Aldridge (Wayne) of Memphis, TN and Diane Kelly of Lawrenceburg, TN; six step-daughters; two step-sons; three grandchildren: Jackie Hill (Michael) of Lawrenceburg, TN, Rhonda Stus (Sean) of Memphis, TN, and R. J. Kelley of Tullahoma, TN; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Wilma Jean Sears Kelley Newton were conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 21, 2021 with Rodney Krick officiating and at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Laurel Funeral Home in Corbin, KY. Interment followed at Black Cemetery in Gray, KY. Neal Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be sent by way of: www.nealfuneralhome.net.