Theodore Quintin Newman

Aug. 06, 2013 @ 11:52 PM

Theodore Quintin Newman, age 86 of Gatlinburg, passed away Monday, August 5, 2013.

Ted was a well known craftsman, specializing in wood signs. He had a wealth of friends and enjoyed sharing a joke. Ted was a World War II Army veteran and staunch Republican. He loved the Smoky Mountains and treasured time spent camping with his wife Dotty.

He was preceded in death by his parents Wm. Giles and Alice Reagan Newman, brothers, Glenn, Sam, Earl and Edd Newman, sisters, Eda Newman, Yvonne Marine, Gertrude Newman, and Jeanette Williams.

Survivors include his wife Dorothy Newman; Sons and daughter-in-law: Craig and Ann Newman, Ted G. Newman; Daughter and son-in-law: Carolyn Moore and husband Jerry; Grandchildren: Tyler Newman, Jason and Erin Moore; Several nieces and nephews.

Graveside service and interment 11 AM Friday in Mattox Cemetery with Rev. Greg Long officiating. The family will receive friends 6-8 PM Thursday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.