OBITUARY

Mr. Willie E. New

May 18, 1936June 8, 2019

Willie E. New, 83, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Madison, MS. Visitation will be on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 1 pm to 3 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. A funeral service will be at 3 pm at the funeral home with interment to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.

He was born on May 18, 1936 to the late Radford and Myrtle Phillips New. Willie served his country in the Airforce in the 1950’s and worked in Canton until December of 2018 at 82 years of age after his surgery. No matter the circumstances, he always spoke in a positive manner and had a great outlook on life and death. Willie loved to hunt and fish and most would find him sitting outside to smoke. He loved his family most of all and will be greatly missed.

Willie is preceded in death by his wife, Joyce New; four brothers and two sisters. He is survived by five children, Brandee Quayle (Brian), Wanda Taylor (Robert), Jo Lynn Taylor (Doug), Thomas New (deceased wife, Renee) and Michael New (deceased wife, Sheri); eleven grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

  • FAMILY

  • Willie is preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters. He is survived by five children, Brandee Quayle (Brian), Wanda Taylor (Robert), Jo Lynn Taylor (Doug). Thomas New (deceased wife,Renee) and Michael New (deceased wife, Sheri); eleven grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, June 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Memories

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Sandra Adcock

June 11, 2019

It has been a pleasure to be friends with Willie and his family. We have had a lot of good times shared at deer camp and at his home. Willie was a good person and friend and will be dearly missed. Our prayers are with the family.

Kitty and Jimmy Stinson

June 9, 2019

Brandee, Jimmy and I are supporting you in prayer and many good memories. Your Dad was a funny and caring guy.
May you sense a special presence during these days of rememberance and celebration of a life well lived. He has left you a wonderful legacy.

Kitty and Jimmy

Dwayne Sumrall

June 9, 2019

The thing I remember most about going visit uncle willie. Was him bringing fresh eggs from the chicken houses. And aunt Joyce cooking them up for all us kids. And back then. There was a lot of us kids to feed.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY