Yvonne “Radar” Newton – Martin

January 20, 1951 - February 26, 2012
Yvonne “Radar” Newton – Martin


Yvonne “Radar” Newton-Martin 61, of Carolina Beach passed away Sunday February 26, 2012 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

“Radar” was born in New Hanover County on January 20, 1951 the daughter of the late James Thomas and Glenda Charise Rogers Newton. She was a retired Speech Therapist, and was also preceded in death by a brother Jimmy Newton.

Surviving are a daughter Leigh Nunn Champion and husband Ron of Wilmington, and a host of Pleasure Island friends.

Memorial service 3:00 PM Sunday March 4, 2012 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Carolina Beach.

The family will see friends from 2 PM until service time at the church.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • March 01, 2012
    Jeff & Sheila Cooper says:
    We will miss you, rest in peace sweet angle. Love Jeff & Sheila Cooper

  • February 29, 2012
    Sallie Dancy says:
    Carolina Beach skipped a beat this week...Rest easy Radar! May the Angels learn a new step!!

  • February 29, 2012
    Jennifer Merrick says:
    She will be missed.

  • February 29, 2012
    Billie Bridges says:
    ou'll be greatly missed Radar! I'm so fortunate to have known you! RIP

  • March 02, 2012
    Elizabeth Hickmon says:
    You will be missed.