Otha T. “Junior” Newman, Jr.
October 20, 1936 – March 3, 2022
Neidhard Young Funeral Home is assisting the Family
Obituary via Neidhard Young Funeral Home
Otha T. “Junior” Newman, Jr. Beloved husband of Shirley Byrd Newman for 64 years. Dear father of Teresa (Tony) Camacho, Glenn (Cheryl) Newman and Debbie (Robert) Evans. Loving grandfather of Constance Camacho, Courtney (Quincy) Payne, Tony Camacho; Chera, Nathan (Kristen), Christa, Cara Newman, Brian Evans and 18 great grandchildren. Devoted brother of Charles (Martha) Newman, Donnie (the late Monie) Newman and the late Billie Jean (the late Bud) Reagan. Also survived by many other relatives and friends. Junior proudly served in the US Marines and retired from GE after 33 years. An avid motorcyclist, he traveled across the country with his wife, family and friends. Junior passed away on March 3, 2022 at the age of 85.
Visitation will be held at Neidhard Young Funeral Home, 7401 Hamilton Ave., Mt. Healthy on Thursday, March 10 from 5-8 PM and at McKelvey Road Baptist Church on Friday March 11 from 10 AM until time of funeral service at 11 AM. Memorials may be directed to organizations close to Junior’s heart: The Alzheimers Association at alz.org or The Wounded Warrior Project at woundedwarriorproject.org Condolences may be sent to the family at neidhardyoungfuneralhome.com