PARK HILLS -- John F. Newton Jr., 86, of Bonne Terre passed away March 27, 2019, at his residence. He was born July 1, 1932, in Ellington, Missouri.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John F. Newton Sr. and Edna (Cantrell) Newton; wife, Ella (Deane) Barger Newton; granddaughter, Shelby Deane Jackson; two sisters, Evelyn Ruble, and Pauline Goggins; and brother, Berlin Newton.
John is survived by his children, John (Bucky) Newton Sr., and Becky Jackson and husband Dean; grandchildren, John B. Newton Jr., Brandon Ross Newton and Kim, Khristian Ache and husband Brandon, Alisha Medlin, and Cassie Jackson and wife Kayla and expected granddaughter; great-grandchildren, Abraham Newton Jackson, Madison Newton, Shyanne Newton, Jorja Newton, Eli Ache, Isiah Ache, Kinya Medlin, and Jace Medlin.
A memorial service will be held 5-7 p.m., with a Masonic service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at Horton-Wampler Funeral Home in Park Hills.