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Jane Newton

MOUNT PLEASANT -- Jane Morisey Atkins Newton, 71, wife of Ernest Dudley Newton, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008.

The relatives and friends of Jane Newton are invited to attend her memorial service on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008, in Sunrise Presbyterian Church, 3222 Middle St., Sullivans Island at 11 a.m. Arrangements by J. Henry Sturh, Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Jane was born Feb. 6, 1937, in Clinton, N.C., daughter of the late J.M. "Bodie"Atkins and Mildred James Atkins. She was a homemaker and a member of Sunrise Presbyterian Church. She also enjoyed music and was a past member of the Charleston Music Club and had performed with the Charlotte Opera. Her hobbies included golf, tennis and gardening.

She is survived by her husband, Ed Newton of Mount Pleasant and several nieces and nephews.

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