Funeral services for Lillie Irene New, 95, of Wedowee will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at 11:00 AM at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. J. L. Sparks. Burial will follow at Union Hill Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:00-11:00 AM on Saturday, February 24 before services begin.
Miss New passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018, at Clay County Nursing Home.
Survivors include: two sisters, Pauline Logan and Anne New Vaughn, both of Wedowee; sister-in-law, Doris Rollins New; brother-in-law, Jodie Horn; four nieces; eight nephews; and one great-nephew.
A Wedowee native, Miss New was born on February 28, 1922, the daughter of Jessie J. and Amzie Daniel New. She was a member of Union Hill Congregational Methodist Church. Miss New was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, and two sisters.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Union Hill Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery Fund c/o Vivian Hadley, 106 County Road 432, Newell, AL 36280.