Lorine E. Newsom, nee Mathes, 91, of O'Fallon, Ill., born on Jan. 31, 1924, in East St. Louis, Ill., died on Dec. 16, 2015.
Lorine was a member of O'Fallon Assembly of God, O'Fallon, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Rev. Curtis W. Miles, who died on March 2, 1961; second husband, Zelmar L. Newsom, who died on Oct. 10, 1994; great-grandson, Blake Martin; parents, Shelby D. and Etta, nee Hudson, Mathes; and eight brothers and sisters.
Lorine is survived by her children, Curtis W. (Donna) Miles of Arnold, Mo., and Janetta (Bill) Sugg of O'Fallon, Ill.; grandchildren, Karen (Jeff) Price of Troy, Ill., Kathy (Gary) Donovan of St. Peters, Mo., David (Cathy) Miles of Edmund, Okla., Denise (Billy) Martin of Niceville, Fla., and Dennis Schellingberger of Waynesville, Mo.; 14 great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter; and her brother, Rev. Robert Mathes.
Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.kasslyfuneral.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, 2015, at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, 2015, at Kassly Mortuary Chapel, Fairview Heights, Ill., with Rev. Donald Andreason officiating. Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
KASSLY MORTUARY, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 19, 2015