Memorial contributions may be made to ASPCA in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Jimmy was born in Greenville Ky. on August 16, 1956 to John W Newman Jr and Clara Wakeland Newman (both deceased). Jimmy has two sisters, Janice Davis and Barbara Brooks as well as two brothers, Fred (deceased) and David.
In 1974, Jimmy met the love of his life, Pamela. They were married on June 4, 1977 and were true soulmates with an unbreakable bond. Their love was deep and unending and each provided strength for the other in times of trial.
Their daughter, Samantha was the great pride of his life and she shares many of his qualities and traits. Jimmy loved the woman she became, the man she married, and the beautiful family that they have created.
Jimmy adored his grandsons, Will, Nolan, Avery, and Landon. They brought him great joy and he loved spending time with them either fishing or just having long conversations. Jimmy felt that each of the boys have their own amazing gifts to offer the world.
Jimmy's entire career was with Coleman Taylor Transmissions. He was always driven to do better and expected excellence from his employees. Jimmy believed that he had the best employees in the entire Company and was very proud of them.
Jimmy was always grateful to his boss and mentor Larry Coleman for believing in him and providing guidance throughout his Career.
Jimmy's presence will be profoundly missed in our lives but he will always live in our hearts.