Eva Mae Powell Newton, 77, the beloved wife of Wadus Lamont Newton, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at her residence.

Mrs. Newton was born the daughter of James Leland Powell and Lila Mae Owens Powell on September 23, 1936 in Johnsonville.  She was a retired employee with Oneita Industries.  She committed her life to acts of selfless giving for her family, and an unconditional love to earn her the distinguished title Beloved Mother.

She leaves behind:  her husband; four children, Eva Jean Powell, Johnny Powell, Jerry Lee (Barbara) Powell, and Wadus Lamont (Tonya) Newton, Jr.; and three grandchildren.  She also leaves behind:  two brothers, Survey (Betty) Powell and Nick (Virginia) Powell; and a sister, Donnie Powell Woodberry.  

She was predeceased by: her parents; four children, William J.W. Powell, Ailene Powell, Larry Powell, and Jimmy Powell; and a sister, Bunny P. Woodberry.

Visitation will be from 6-8PM, Friday evening, December 13, 2013 at the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.

A private memorial service is being held earlier Friday, December 13, 2013.
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Newton family.  

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