Helen Newton, age 92, passed away on June 28, 2017. She was born Nov. 30, 1924 in Chillicothe, MO. Helen lived in Edgington until she could no longer care for herself and then moved to Bee Cave, TX to live with her niece, Linda (Coberly) Williams and husband Jim Williams.

Helen Newton, age 92, passed away on June 28, 2017. She was born Nov. 30, 1924 in Chillicothe, MO. She was the youngest daughter of Russell Davis and Eva Still, both deceased. She had one sister, Marjorie (Davis) Coberly, deceased. Helen married Bob Newton in 1942. Bob served in the Army and after the war, they moved to Rock Island, IL. They later moved to Edgington, IL. Helen accepted responsibility for her sister’s three children, Carter Coberly, Curtis Coberly, and Linda Coberly. In 1974, Bob was killed in a car accident. Helen lived in Edgington until she could no longer care for herself and then moved to Bee Cave, TX to live with her niece, Linda (Coberly) Williams and husband Jim Williams. Helen’s declining health required she move into a nursing home. She is survived by her sister’s three children, their five children and seven grandchildren.