Don Hershel Newton, 84, of Shawnee, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at an Oklahoma City hospital.
Don H. Newton, 84, of Shawnee, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in an Oklahoma City hospital.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 3, at Dale Cemetery with Glen Pence and Mark Guinn officiating.
Walker Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To sign the book or share memories online, visit www.walkerfuneral.com.
Don was born April 8, 1932, in Carnegie, Oklahoma.
He served in the US Army during the Korean War and received the Purple Heart. On Nov. 2, 1958, he married Glenda Chandler in Vernon, Texas.
He worked at TAFB and loved fishing, hunting, gardening, and just being outdoors.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Glenda Newton, four sons and daughters-in-law, 11 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.