Bennie "Ben" Coleman Newman
April 28, 1931 - September 19, 2020
Bennie “Ben” Coleman Newman, also known as “Deak” entered into rest on Saturday, September 19, 2020. He was born on April 28, 1931 in Hephzibah, GA. Ben is survived by his bride Iris for almost 65 years. He also leaves behind 4 children; 1 grand-daughter; step- grandchildren; and great grand-children.
Ben is retired from Georgia Iron Works as a wood pattern maker. Carpentry was his trade for many years. He built his own house and even helped on Kingdom Hall quick builds.
He served in the Korean War. Loved whoppers, pizza, ice cream, cookies, and pecan pies. He had a fondness of animals. He liked camping, fishing, and sitting on the front porch.
He was very quiet, but would express something funny at times and give a big grin.
Due to COVID-19 there will be no services at this time, but cards and phone calls are welcome.