Carol Ann Newman, 61 of Moran passed away February 21, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center.
She was born October 5, 1955 in Kansas City, MO to Glenn and Florence (Runkle) Nichols. She lived in Kansas City until she was a teenager and was active in 4H growing up. As a child, she showed cattle at the American Royal. She later moved with her family to Prescott, KS and attended school in Mound City. She married Dennis Newman on January 24, 1973 in Moran. They lived in Rich Hill, MO for a time before settling back on the farm in Allen County. Carol later attended Neosho County Community College and received a degree in Computer Aided Drafting. She worked as a supervisor at Hi Lo Industries.
Carol enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, hunting and fishing with her husband, and attending Royals and Chiefs games.
She is survived by her husband, Dennis of the home; daughter Sue Tinkey and husband Mark of Grove, OK; son Brent Newman and wife Sheila of Moran; 7 grandchildren; sisters Patty Norbury of Carthage, MO, and Linda Taylor and husband Randy of Bixby, OK, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Carol will lie in state beginning at noon on Sunday, February 26 at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service in Moran. The family will greet friends that evening from 5:00 until 7:00. Her funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 27 at Moran United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Moran Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made payable to "Assistance in Healthcare" and sent to Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Attention: Patient Relations, 10109 East 79th St., Tulsa OK 74133. Carol's family wishes to express their deepest gratitude to Dr. Andrew Buck and Renee McDonald, RN, OCN for their diligent care over Carol during her final days. Condolences can be left for her family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.