Carolyn Newman, 68, of Star City died February 27, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

She was a member of Lone Grove Missionary Baptist Church and was a retired caseworker with Arkansas Department of Human Services.

She was born on August 20, 1946 in Pine Bluff to the late Ernest and Dora Lee Bridges Harper.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ernestine Harper and Edna Lou Owen.

Survivors include a daughter, Carol Lee (Phillip) Tucker of Cornerville and 4 grandsons, Eric Tucker, Phillip Tucker, Jr., Jerry Tucker and Daniel Tucker.

Graveside services will be held on March 2 at 2 p.m. at Leek Cemetery with Wayne Jordan officiating. Visitation is March 1 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.

Pallbearers are Doug Patrick, Butch Woody, Jason Ross, Mark Lewis, Brian House and Johnny Burnett.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.