Monday, December 18th, 2017

Cloe Ann Noles Newhouse

Cloe Ann Noles Newhouse, 80 died Thursday, November 16, 2017, in Murphy, Texas.

Services were held on Monday, November 20, 2017, in the Clarendon Church of Christ with Don Stone, officiating and Bright Newhouse, III, assisting.

Cremation & arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.

Cloe Ann Noles Newhouse

Cloe Ann was born February 26, 1937, in Fisher County to Cleo Austin Noles and Bessie Louise Noles. She married Bright Newhouse, Jr. on October 1, 1955, in Fisher County, Texas. Cloe Ann has been a resident of Clarendon since 1962. For over ten years, she taught Special Needs Children through the Clarendon School District. For the next 30 years, she worked at the same location under the bank names of: Farmers State Bank, First Bank and Trust, Herring National Bank and retired as one of the Vice Presidents of the Herring Bank.

Following retirement, Cloe Ann assisted for years at the Donley County Senior Citizens Center by volunteering her time with the Meals on Wheels program or where ever she was needed. Cloe Ann was a member and served alongside her husband Bright, as he was the minister of the Hedley Church of Christ where he preached for over 50 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Bright Newhouse, Jr; her parents, Cleo and Bessie Louise Noles; a brother, Ralph Noles; a granddaughter, Amy Newhouse; and a grandson in law, Dustin Monroe.

She is survived by 2 sons, Mike Newhouse and wife Rhonda and Bright “Bubba” Newhouse, III and wife Theresa all of Clarendon; a daughter, Kim Maxfield and husband Ken of Murphy; 10 grandchildren; and 26 great grandchildren.

The family request memorials be sent to either the Donley County Senior Citizens, PO Drawer B, Clarendon, TX 79226 or the Christian Relief Fund, PO Box 19670, Amarillo, TX 79114-1670.
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