Funeral services for Mrs. Verna Park New, 82, will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Bailey Funeral Home Chapel, Springhill with nephew, Charlie Park officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Stamps, Arkansas under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill.
Visitation will be held Saturday from 1 p.m. until service.
Mrs. New was born Nov. 11, 1928 in Buckner, Arkansas to Owen A. and Lenna Allen Park and passed away Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011 in Baton Rouge. She had been a resident of Baton Rouge since 1954, a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church and a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy New of Baton Rouge; step-daughter, Angela Wilkinson; step-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. New was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jessie David New; two sister; and two brothers.
Serving as pallbearers will be her nephews.
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