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“Bob Newman was my little league baseball coach for several years.Although I stunk at baseball, Bob was always very encouraging and kind. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Gregg Archambault

“Jo Ann, I was so sorry to learn of your loss. My sincere sympathy to you and your family and my prayer for peace and comfort for you all. May God...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Shirley Zapf - Bismarck, MO

“Jo Ann, Jeff and Tracy,I want to express my deepest sympathy for the passing of Bob. I suspect you already know, but I want to express to you how...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Bill Gooch - CONWAY, AR - Friend

“Dear Tracy and family ~ I am sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers as you go through the grieving process. Even though I had...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Christi Thompson - Blue Springs, MO

“So sorry for your loss. Bob was always so kind to me and always spoke to me. My thoughts and prayers are with Jo Ann and family. Especially Tracey,...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Sherry Bennett - Pilot Knob, MO

“Jo Ann and family ~ We share your loss and are so thankful we had the chance to visit with you, Jo Ann, and Bob recently. You are in our thoughts and...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Arlen and Judy Allmon - MO

“Love, hugs, and prayers for my sweet Aunt Jo Ann, cousins Tracy and Jeff, their kids, and the rest of the family members. I wish I could be there for...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Davie Newman - Boca Raton, FL

“Loved listening to the stories of how Bob and Dave pranked each other a children and young men. Bob will be missed very much. All our love to JoAnn...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: David Segasture - Manchester, MO

“Jo Ann and family,We would love to give you a hug in person but as it's not possible, we want you to know we love you and will keep you all in our...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Ken and Shirley Austin - MI

“My condolence to the Newman Family. May God walk with you as you enter this time of your life. We are praying and thinking of you and your family. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Joan DeGonia Lee - ARCADIA, MO


Robert Lewis Newman, known to most as Bob, passed away July 10, 2017 at his residence at the age of 80 years. He was born March 24, 1937 in Farmington, Missouri the son of the late James Garfield and Hallene Genevieve (Stevens) Newman.
On November 27, 1958 he was united in marriage to Jo Ann Allmon who survives. To this union two children were born; Jeffrey David Newman and wife, Diana of Lee's Summit, Missouri and Tracy Lynne Nichols and husband, Terry of Ironton, Missouri. Also surviving are his grandchildren; Allyson (Newman) Quick and husband, Aaron of Greenwood, Missouri, Abbygale (Newman) Gelvin and husband, Jay of Lakewood, Colorado, Andrya Newman and fiance' Jacob Haase of Kansas City, Missouri, Alyxandra (Newman) Griffin and husband, Andrew of Blue Springs, Missouri, Laurie (Nichols) Moses and husband, MSgt. Daniel of Aviano Air Force Base, Italy, and Shellye (Nichols) Deeken and husband, Ross of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, one great grandson, Bentley Quick as well as a host of other relatives and many, many friends.
Bob was preceded in death by his brother, David Garfield Newman.
Bob was a 1955 graduate of Ironton High School. He was a member of the Ironton First Baptist Church. He worked for Ameren UE Missouri for forty years before retiring as a construction supervisor. He was a member of Arcadia Valley Country Club. Bob liked to travel, especially to Colorado and Corpus Christi, Texas. He enjoyed fishing and farming, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family at his home on the Sunny Slope Farm. Bob's words of wisdom are to "Take time to smell the roses".