Dec. 4, 1910-Nov. 25, 2012
Yvonne Newman, 101, of Farmington, died on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. She was born Dec. 4, 1910, in Nunez, La. She was the second of 11 children born to Pierre and Elizabeth (Boudreaux) Vincent.
She married James Newman of Farmington in October of 1939.
At the time of her death, Mrs. Newman was in residence at the Cedar Ridge Inn long term care facility where she received conscientious attention and compassionate care in the last years of her life.
Mrs. Newman was preceded in death by her husband in Oct. 2000; her parents; four brothers, Dudley, Whitney, Chester and Andrew Vincent and four sisters, Annie Vincent, Agnes Dowell, Effie Champagne and Alyce Adams.
Survivors include two sons, John, of California and James, of Farmington; two sisters, Cherie Eckert, of Manhattan Beach, Calif. and Monique Autrey, of San Luis Obispo, California. She is also survived by scores of nieces and nephews from coast to coast across the United States.
Yvonne's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute Street in Farmington 505-325-8688.
Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com