Betty Newland age 86, 277 West 500 North Bryant passed away Sunday at the home of her niece Norma Nichols. She was born in Bryant December 6, 1926 the daughter of Oren and Minnie (Huey) Bergman. She was married December 6, 1947 to Carl Newland and he passed away January 4, 1994. She was a homemaker and amish hauler. She was a member of New Corydon Church and attended Bryant Schools.
Surviving are one son Carl Newland Jr. of Decatur, Step-daughter Jean Norman of Wapakoneta, Ohio, three brothers John Bergman of Monroe, Herb Bergman of Corbin, Ky. and Junior Bergman of Jerome, Mi., two sisters Irene Wheeler of Decatur and Mary Bergman of Bryant, four granddaughters, five great grandsons and ten step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by brothers Orville, Bob and Harley Bergman and a sister Norma Bailey.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 1:00 P.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Mo Hodge presiding. Burial will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3:00 – 7:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the Bryant Community Cent or choice of the donor.