Nina Nunley Newman, age 84, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, at the family home. She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church of Niota.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, A.D. and Ethel Nunley; sisters, Dovie, Dolly, Grace, Ann, Lucy, Beulah, and Doris; brothers, James, Albert, and Don; son, Ricky Newman; and husband of 65 years, Richard E. Newman.

Survivors include: her sons and daughters-in-law, Gregory and Adrienne Newman, Gary and Patricia Newman, all of Niota;

Grandchildren, Robbie Sitzlar, Cassidy and Cale Newman, Ricky and Faith Ann Newman;

Great-grandsons, Will Sitzlar, and Elijah Newman;

Sisters-in-law, Eva Payne, of Niota, and Myrtle Nix, of Sweetwater;

Several nieces and nephews.

The family received friends on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church of Niota from 12 p.m. (noon) until 2 p.m. The funeral service followed at 2 p.m. with Rev. Martin Bowlin officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Kyker Funeral Homes in Sweetwater in charge of arrangements. www.kykerfuneralhomes. com

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