Obituary – Rae Nell Newkirk

Rae Nell Newkirk

A funeral service for Rea Nell Newkirk, age 61, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, December 31, 2021, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Buddy Wiggins officiating. Visitation will be held 30 minutes prior to the service. Ms. Newkirk passed away on December 29, 2021, at Medical City Denton.

Rea Nell was born on March 10, 1960, in Winnsboro, Texas, to Thurman and Rubie (Henderson) Newkirk. She was a member of the Central Baptist Church.

She is survived by her mother, Ruby Newkirk; brother, Thurman Newkirk and wife, Cindy; sister, Dearease Wright; nieces, Cayla Newkirk, Shannon Wright and Janice Nixon; and nephew, Colton Newkirk.

Rea Nell was preceded in death by her father.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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