The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


August 28, 2013

Randy Newberry

SENECA, Mo. — Randy D. Newberry, age 58, Seneca, Mo., passed away at 6 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, after an illness.

Randy was born Sept. 6, 1954, in Joplin, to the late Steve F. Newberry and Yvon Rose Hilton Newberry and had lived in the Joplin area all of his life.    

He was self-employed as a concrete finisher and had worked in construction all of his working life. He enjoyed spending time with his family and collected guns.  

Randy is survived by his wife, Victoria; two sons, Randy Newberry and his wife, Wanda, Seneca, and Steve Newberry and his wife, Kendra, Seneca; a daughter, Christina Swanwick and her husband, Bobby, Florida; stepchildren, Cherie Stevens, Neosho, Steven Volkman, Neosho, and Matthew Volkman, Springfield; a sister, Lucy Newberry, Joplin; six grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and several extended family members.

Services are planned for Thursday at 3 p.m. at Parker Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends following the services in the chapel. There will be a pot-luck dinner following the services at the home of Amanda and Amy, 222 North Joplin Avenue.

Arrangements are under the direction of Parker Mortuary.

Online condolences may be made at

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