Derita Lee Newport, 56, of Oneida, passed away September 12, 2013, at her home.
Born December 21, 1956, she was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Lee Newport and Izella Harness Miller; Billy G. Phillips, infant grandson, Braxton Ray; and grandparents: Jake and Flora Mae Harness, and Marion and Maude Newport.
She is survived by her children: James ìJamieî Newport and wife, Holly, Marty Phillips and wife, Casey, and Susie Ray and husband, Brian; grandchildren: Kayla, Brayden, Hunter, Chelsea, Macy, Billy, Lindsey, Wyatt, and Kolten; brother: Benny Newport and wife, April; sisters: Sharon Cooper and husband, Keith, Henrietta Newport, Lisa Griffith and husband, Donnie, and Donna Miller; father, Dewey Miller and wife, Debra; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted September 14, with Bro. Donnie Griffith and Bro. Dean Barnes officiating. Music was provided by Donnie Griffith, Brogan Dople, and Jennifer Scarborough. Interment followed at Violets Garden Cemetery.
Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida had charge of arrangements.