News and Tribune

January 30, 2014

Joyce Ann (Stump) Newton, 72; New Albany

— A graveside service for Joyce Ann (Stump) Newton, 72, New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Cemetery in Depauw. She was called home Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.

She was born June 22, 1941, in Depauw to the late Jerry and Cecilia (Smith) Stump.

She was a long-time employee of Lightning Food Mart. She loved her job, the wonderful customers she served, and her employer, Tammy Wolford.  

She is survived by her children, Lori Mehnert and husband Rob, Joe Newton and wife Debra, Chris Newton and wife, Dina; sister, Marie Adkins; and grandchildren, Amber, Ryan, Alisha, Kyle, Jennifer, Morgan, and Dylan.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Larry Newton; daughter, Cindy Newton; and brothers, Allen and Buddy Stump.  

Visitation will be 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Newcomer Funeral Home in New Albany.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society (701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, KY, 40203). To leave a special message for the family, visit