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Shirley Newcomb

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Shirley Newcomb
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Newcomb, 79 of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008 at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service.

Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer.

Shirley passed away Friday, Dec. 19, 2008 at Longhouse Residence in Spencer.

Shirley Ann Newcomb, the daughter of Willard and Maxine Craig Hively, was born May 18, 1929 in Dickens. Her childhood years were spent in Spencer where she received her education, graduating from Spencer High School. Following her schooling, she worked at National Foods and later Spencer Hospital for 12 years.

Shirley married Earl Henaman in 1947 and Earl passed away in 1966. She married Roy Newcomb, Jr. on Nov. 13, 1971, in Las Vegas, Nevada. After their marriage, they remained in Spencer.

She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Earl C. Henaman; two brothers: Daniel and Robert Hively; three daughters: Barbara Jo Henaman, Kathryn Reynolds and Lori Meyer; daughter-in-law, Sandra Henaman; and three grandchildren: Barbara Jo Reynolds, Marshall Reynolds and Brice Sorensen.

Shirley is survived by her husband, Roy of Spencer; her children: Jeffrey Henaman of Rossie, Julie Holding and husband, Joe of Spencer, Jon Henaman of Hartley, Lynne Hefner and husband, Rick of Spencer, Earl Henaman and wife, Brenda of Spencer, and Melissa Newcomb of Tucson, Ariz.; 25 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.