Bartlesville - Dorothy Jean Newton, 81, of Bartlesville, died at 7 pm on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. She was a homemaker, wife, mother, and the best grandmother & great grandmother. Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm on Monday, July 12th, 2021, in the Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel with Eric Spaulding officiating. Interment will be in the Dewey Cemetery, under the direction of the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.
Dorothy Haines was born July 21, 1939 on 4th Street in Neodesha, KS she was the fifth child of Roger Milton & Mary Alice (Cole) Newton. Her siblings were Ethel; Clarence; Juanita; Lena; & Bill.
She lived in Neodesha & Caney, Kansas. Dorothy attended 1st-9th grade in Caney & 3 years of high school in Neodesha. Graduating in 1957. During her high school years, she was a part of Y-Teens, Treasurer; FHA, a Cheerleader, in the choir; made the Who's Who, a Football Attendant & Basketball Attendant.
Dorothy married John Edward Haines on Jun 10, 1957, in Richmond, Indiana. Dorothy & John traveled the country for John's work. She has been in every state in the US except 2. She was quite the tourist. In addition, she liked getting the other ladies together for walking, crafting, touring & just having fun.
John & Dorothy had 4 children: Cindy Hussey of New Canaan Connecticut; Rick Haines of Bartlesville; Jeannie Stanley (Jim) of Bartlesville & Janet Peck (James) of Dewey. Dorothy loved her 5 grandkids: Laura Sanak (Andy), Amy Hussey (Charles Black); Jeremy Stanley (Kayla), Travis Stanley (Lauren); Alec Peck (Jessica). She had 6 great grandkids: Addison, Anderson & Lily Sanak; Jaden & Derek Stanley; and Millie Peck.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband John, great grandson Anderson & siblings: Ethel, Clarence, Juanita, Lena & Bill.
Friends who wish may sign the online guest book and leave condolences at www.stumpff.org
Published by Examiner-Enterprise from Jul. 9 to Jul. 11, 2021.