Alice M. Newton Pilkington passed away peacefully at Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville, TN, on Thursday, May 3, 2018, in her 87th year.
She was the beloved mother of Laurel Headlee and Janet Pilkington; proud grandmother of Tina and Brian; great-grandmother of Michael, Josh, Kassidy, Alex, Jacob and Aiden; and great-great-grandmother of Conner. She is also survived by her brother, Leroy; and two sisters, Shirley and Sandy.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Eddy, Crendall Jr., Luther and Georgie.
She was the daughter of the late Crendall and Alice Newton. Alice was a graduate of the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL, where she received a degree in Children's Special Education. She was employed by Gulf States Paper Corporation for 26 years before retiring to pursue her own interests.
Published on May 11, 2018