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Cleopatra (Newton) Sims

September 8, 1932 ~ December 21, 2017 (age 85)
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Cleopatra Newton-Sims


She was born in Naples, Texas on September 8, 1932 to Grady Newton and Vela Mae Jones.  She died Thursday, December 21, 2017 in Pittsburg, Texas.  She was a member of the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church where she served as mission president.


She was preceded in death by her father and mother, stepfather Willie Sheppard and brother Melvin Bonner.


She leaves to cherish her memories, her sister Judith Holley of Naples, Texas; her nieces Kim Bonner, Michelle Bonner, Tanyaka Holley, Andrea Portley, Kandrea Veasley, Denise Holley, Lavett Holley, Shavet Holley, Shatarra Bonner, Brittanie Jones; nephews Kaneious Hollomon, Chris Bonner, Diondre Holley; special cousins Gussie Hill, Jeri Chism, Joyce Betts, Alice Black, John L. Betts, Jr.,   and a host of great nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.


 Service Information

December 22, 2017

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary
611 N. Gibson Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Celebration of Life
December 23, 2017

11:00 AM
Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church
1 Locust Street
Naples, Texas 75568

Interment following funeral service
December 23, 2017

Gethsemane Cemetery
FM 2888
Naples, TX 75568

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