Newman Sloan, widow of H.A. (Buster) Sloan (of 63 years) formerly of 318
Englewood Road, Madisonville, passed away at 6:30 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 4, at NHC
Healthcare of Athens. She was a daughter of the late Rolin and Mable Newman.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Madisonville, a graduate of
Englewood High School and Maryville College. She was a retired Monroe County
elementary school teacher and enjoyed playing Bridge with her friends. She was
an avid collector of antique dolls and other collectables. She displayed and
decorated her home year round with items she had collected for many years. Her home
was always open for friends to come by during Christmas and holiday seasons.
include: Stephen M. and Cliffette Sloan of Maryville; and Allen Sloan of
and spouse-Kelleye ad Eric Swanson of Tellico Plains;
Swanson and Evan Swanson, both of Tellico Plains;
Sloan of Madisonville;
Graves of Morristown;
nieces and nephews.
will receive friends fro noon-2 p.m., Tuesday with funeral services following
with Dr. Lon Shoopman and Rev. John E. Pennington officiating. Interment will
follow in Haven Hill Memorial Gardens. Biereley-Hale Funeral Home,
Madisonville, in charge of arrangements.