Donald Walter Newman

Published 6:38 pm Tuesday, September 8, 2020

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Mr. Donald Walter Newman, 76, of LaGrange, passed away on Sept. 5, 2020. 

 Mr. Newman was born on Jan. 26, 1944, in Newnan, Georgia, to the late Walter Newman and Lera Griffin Newman.  

He proudly served his country in the United States Army and retired from Interface in LaGrange.  

Survivors include his wife, Nancy McDowell Newman; son, Michael (Mike) Newman and his wife Meredith; daughter, Melanie Newman Harkleroad and her husband Larry; grandchildren, Morgan Newman, Megan Newman Eady (Drew), Zack Davis and Madison Bates (Alan); extended family and friends.  

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at 1 p.m. at the Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand Chapel.  

Interment will follow at Shadowlawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Wednesday from noon until service hour at the funeral home.  

Online condolences may be sent to the family at  

The service will be live-streamed at  

Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand, 506 Hill Street, LaGrange, (706) 884-5626.