Mira Ellen Newman

Friday, February 5, 2010

Mira Ellen Newman, age 55, of Alpena, AR, died Tuesday, January 26, 2010 in Berryville. She was born October 17, 1954 in Moline, IL, a daughter of William and Susie Lee "Grixby" Newman. She lived in Carroll County for the past two years and was employed at Tysons in Green Forest.

Mira was a loving woman who cared deeply for all her family and friends and was in return loved by all who knew her. Her hobbies included hiking, fishing, dancing and listening to music. She is survived by her parents, William and Susie Newman of Colona, IL; daughters, Tana Musser and husband David of Alpena, Vanessa Kiser and husband Steve, of Wildomar, CA, Sara Hardin and husband Jeff, of Wildomar, CA; sisters, Sharon Hauge, of Austin, TX, Karen Newman of Silvis, IL, Brenda Newman of Moline, IL, Patricia Newman of Moline, IL, Nanette Wendhausen of Kewanee, IL, Susan Schults of Moline, IL and Teresa Kinkade of Moline, IL; nine grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends.

Cremation arrangements by Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest. Online condolences at smithfamilyfuneralhome.net.