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Clotilde Frances “Cookie” Newton, of Boiling Spring Lakes, died Monday, July 6, 2015, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.

Mrs. Newton was born in Hammond, Indiana, daughter of the late Frank and Ethel Kapornia Fazekas. She was a graduate of Hammond Indiana Technical High School. Mrs. Newton was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Newton was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Pinner Newton.

Survivors include her son, Frank Newton and wife, Michelle, of Wheatfield, Indiana; daughter, Cristy Franks and husband, Chris, of Boiling Spring Lakes; sisters, Ethel DiNoto and husband, Ronald, of Holly Lake Branch, Texas, and Yolanda Marik and husband, Charles, of Richmond, Illinois; uncle, John Fazekas of South Holland, Illinois; grandchildren, Lindsey Moyer, Ashley Loomis and Samuel Newton; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Peacock, Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service.

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