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Clara Louise Qualls

Clara Louise Qualls

Female 1927 - 2003  (75 years)

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  • Name Clara Louise Qualls 
    Born 19 Nov 1927 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Jan 2003 
    Age 75 years 

    • Posted on by J L Welsh

      MUSCATINE, Iowa -- Clara Louise Newsom, 75, Muscatine, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2003, at the Muscatine Care Center.

      Services were 10 a.m. today at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Funeral Home. The Rev. Walden Askren officiated. Burial was at Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers were Brian Newsom, Greg Douglas, Shane Newsom, Daniel Newsom, Matthew Howell and Toby Starkweather.

      Memorials may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans Administration.

      Mrs. Newsom was born Nov. 19, 1927, in Hannibal, Mo., the daughter of John A. and Nora E. Doak Qualls. She married Clarence D. Newsom July 20, 1946, in Fulton, Ill.

      She was a member of the Women of the Moose and Ladies Eagle. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards and visiting with people. She loved her pet, Sugar.

      She had been employed at Wal-Mart as a greeter and prior to that Purethane in West Branch and 27 years at Thatchers.

      Survivors include two sons, Clarence Newsom Jr. and wife Susan of Muscatine and Charles D. Newsom and wife Bobbi of Silvis, Ill.; three daughters, Connie Douglas and Carol Gaeta and husband Anthony, all of Muscatine, and Cheryl Newsom and Michael McLachlan of Riverside; 12 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister, Beulah Cooper of Davenport.

      She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother, Louis Qualls; a grandson, David Aaron Newsom; and a sister-in-law, Jean Qualls.
      MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa -- Karl Lee Newsom, 53, Mediapolis, died Friday, April 25, 2003, at the Great River Medical Center Emergency Room in West Burlington.

      Services are 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Dudgeon-McCulley Funeral Home in Wapello. The Rev. Chris Thomas will officiate. Cremation will follow the services.

      A memorial fund has been established for the benefits of the Oakville Fire and Rescue and the Wapello Community Ambulance Service.

      Mr. Newsom was born June 24, 1949 in Fulton, Mo., the son of Carl B. and Mildred Elizabeth Johnson Newsom.

      He attended school at Scott's Corner, Mo. He lived in Burlington; Naples, Fla., from 1975 to 1985; Rantoul, Ill., until 1994; and then moved back to the Oakville and Mediapolis area.

      He worked in maintenance for Con Air Corp. in Rantoul, Ill., and for the City of Oakville. He was also a partner of the Oakville Tap and worked as an auto mechanic.

      He enjoyed fishing and was a member of the Southeast Iowa Pool League.

      Survivors include eight children; a daughter from his first marriage to Connie Smith of Missouri, Angela Newsom of Columbia, Mo.; three children from his second marriage to Susan Ertz (now Wisener) of Mediapolis, Tina and Bill Cravens of Burlington, Cindy Davis of Missouri and Karl Brian Newsom of Burlington; and four children from his third marriage to Deborah Kirkpatrick of Oakville, Margo and Craig Hadden of Ludlow, Ill., Karla Monroe and Greg Ells of Oakville, Anthony Newsom and Erin Petty of Oakville and Jeremy Newsom of Mediapolis; 13 grandchildren, two sister, Donna Evens of Martinsburg, Mo. and Rita Penrod of Wellsville, Mo., and three brothers, Clifford Ray Newsom of Seneca, Mo., Larry Newsom of Naples, Fla. and Joe Newsom of Fulton, Mo.

      He was preceded in death by his parents.
      ALEDO, Ill. - Andrew David Newsom, infant son of Amy Lynn Newsom, died at birth and went to be with Jesus, on July 15, 2008, at the Galesburg Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, Illinois.

      A private service will be held.

      He is survived by his mother, Amy Newsom, of Aledo; maternal grandmother, Kathy Jenkins of Wilton; maternal great-grandparents, Melvin and Marian Howard of New Boston, Ill.; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

      He was preceded in death by his paternal great-grandparents, Clarence and Clara Newsom, an uncle, David Aaron Newsom, a great-aunt, Deb Howard, and a great-uncle, Gary Douglas
    Person ID I12417  Our Family
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2011 

    Family Ancestors Clarence Dewey Newsom, Sr.,   b. 24 Feb 1927, Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1996  (Age 69 years) 
    Record ID Number MH:F266 
    _UID 4B981DD8-3644-442C-8197-24F426C05934 
    _UPD 29 DEC 2010 21:02:54 GMT-7 
     1. Mary Newsom,   b. 20 Mar 1948, Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1948, Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
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