Norman Newcomb, 67, of Benton passed away at 11:10 p.m. Monday, July 22 at his home.
He was a member of the Veteran 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, IL.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Ann Harris Newcomb; his sons, Ivan Lee Newcomb of Benton; Larry Newcomb of Greensboro, NC and Nelson James Newcomb and wife Aida of Great Lakes, IL; 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, IL and Jimmy Newcomb and wife Linda of Antioch , IL; his sister, Shirley Bourland and husband Frank of Mt. Vernon, IL; 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 were held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, July 25 at Hopewell Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, IL. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory is handled the arrangements.