Alexander Funeral Home-West Chapel

2100 West Illinois Street, Evansville, IN


Nancy J Newman

November 19, 1936July 25, 2020

Nancy Jane Newman, 83, passed away at Oasis Dementia Care on Saturday, July 25, 2020. She was born in Central City, Kentucky.

Nancy grew up on Evansville's Westside and graduated from F. J. Reitz High School in 1955. Miss Newman was a member of Howell General Baptist Church and volunteered at the Howell General Baptist Church Food Pantry. After retirement from Emge Packing Co., Nancy traveled to all 50 states and spent a month in Europe with members of her family. She was a member of the Howell Neighborhood Watch Association and received a certificate of completion from the Citizens Academy in the Fall of 2009.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Mary Newman; brothers, William, James, Delbert and Herbert Newman Jr.; and sisters, Mary Small and Jennie Walker.

She is survived by her sister Wilma Lee, Evansville, IN; nieces, Teresa Whitledge, Evansville, IN; Karen Duncan, Evansville; Lisa Newman, Village, FL; Robbyn (Keith) Ferguson, Evansville; Debbie (Mike) Seib, Mooresville, IN; Cara (Vince) Fandel, Westcliffe, CO; Laura (Mark) Smith, Chandler, IN; Trisha (Steve) Greenwell, Owensville, IN; Ame Eichkoff, Chicago, IL; Christina Lee, Houston, TX; Carrie Lee, Houston, TX; nephews, Larry (Rayetta) Small, Evansville; David Whitledge, Evansville; Dirk Eichkoff, Evansville; and several great and great-great-nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 31, 2020, at Alexander West Chapel, live streamed at www.facebook.com/FuneralStreamUSA officiated by Rev. Terry Gamblin, with entombment at Alexander Memorial Park. Friends may visit on Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Howell General Baptist Church Food Pantry, 1520 Delmar Avenue, Evansville, IN 47712. Condolences may be offered at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.


  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 30, 2020

  • Visitation

    Friday, July 31, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, July 31, 2020


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Ramona Clardy

July 31, 2020

I will miss Nancy's funny things she used to say and her smile I met her and Wilma at GD ritzy's for the first time.


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