Alishia Bates Newman
Alishia Bates Newman, 22, of Petal died Friday, January 17, 2014 in Biloxi. Services will be Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by burial in Morriston Jesus Name Church Cemetery. She is preceded in death by her mother, Joanne McDonald; her grandmother, Nellie Bates and her grandfather, Bernell Wilson. She is survived by her husband, Douglas Wayne Newman of Hattiesburg; her father, Shane Bates of Hattiesburg; her grandparents, Lula Mae Wilson of Petal and Andrew and Mae Bates of Hattiesburg; two brothers, Mark Bates and Tony L. Bates Jr. both of Petal; two step-sisters, Annie McDonald of Petal and Dominque Bates of Purvis and one step-brother, Charles McDonald of Petal. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 21, 2014 from 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.
Moore Funeral Service
789 Highway 42 Petal, MS 39465
Published in the Hattiesburg American on Jan. 21, 2014