Vivian G. Newberry


Vivian G. Newberry, 95, of Seymour, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at Covered Bridge Health Campus.

Born Jan. 24, 1921, in Yorktown, she was the daughter of Roy Floyd and Gladys Clemons Floyd, both of whom preceded her in death. On July 2, 1949, she married Raymond Newberry, who survives.

Vivian retired from U.S. Shoe Corp. in Crothersville.

Other survivors include sons, Phillip (Pat) Newberry of Crothersville and Tracy (Carol Jean) Newberry of Seymour; sister, Peg Fawbush of Scottsburg; grandchildren, Jay (Angie) Newberry, Kyle (Glenna) Newberry, Aaron (Sandra) Newberry and Emily Newberry; and great-grandchildren, Brandy Newberry, Makenna Newberry, London Newberry, Aspen Newberry and Reece Newberry.

She was preceded in death by her brother, James “Bud” Newberry; and sisters, Virginia Ruehl and Ruth Breedlove.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. today at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin. Burial will be at Austin Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service today.

Memorials may be given to American Diabetes Foundation, Alzheimer’s Association or donor’s choice of charity.

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