Lecial Wayne Newman, 62, of Benton died Wednesday, April 1, 2020. He was born May 7, 1957 in Newport to Jimmy Lee Newman and Naomi Holloway Newman.Wayne was preceded in death by his father. In addition to his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Crystal Gross (James) of Benton; four siblings, Julia Ann Criswell (Scott), James Newman, Dennis Newman (Sherri), and Melody Sinks (Scott), all of North Little Rock; and 4 grandchildren, Haley Hughes, Kierslynn Lunsford, James Gross, Jr., and Skylar Gross.Wayne will be remembered as a loving and generous father, brother, son and friend. He was a talented musician and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400