BENTON — Norman Newcomb, 67, of Benton, passed away at 11:10 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, at his home.
He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign War and Disabled American Veterans. He was a Vietnam veteran with the United States Army. He worked formerly as a correctional officer in Vienna, Ill.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Ann Harris Newcomb; his sons, Ivan Lee Newcomb of Benton, Larry Newcomb of Greensboro, N.C., and Nelson James Newcomb and wife Aida of Great Lakes, Ill.; his daughters, Kemberly Sego and husband Jarrod of Benton, Penny Sue Husher of Paducah, and Patricya Stevens of Benton; two brothers, Larry Newcomb and wife Cindy of Robinson, Ill., and Jimmy Newcomb and wife Linda of Antioch, Ill.; his sister, Shirley Bourland and husband Frank of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; grandchildren, Amanda Newcomb, Samantha Newcomb, Sabrina Newcomb, Nelson Newcomb, Colton Husher, Matthew Husher, Jamie York, Josh Phillips, Dusty Phillips, and Laken Collins; great-grandchild, Aiden York; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Edith M. Newcomb. His parents were Ivan J. Newcomb and Bonnie Mae Riddle Newcomb.
Graveside memorial services with military rites will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Hopewell Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory is handling the arrangements.