John W. Newhart, born March 22, 1921, St. Joseph, died August 31, 2015, at age 94. Beginning practice in 1948, he was an attorney and business consultant. He was a former member of the Savannah, Mo. Sertoma Club; Charter member of the Lions Club; Masonic Lodge; Scottish Rite; Moila Temple; Interprofessional Club; Kansas and Missouri American Bar Association; Missouri Western State University Board for seven years, and chair of Andrew County Republican Central Committee . . .
Source: News-Press Now, 2 September 2015