Margaret Ellen Newell

Margaret Ellen Newell, 64, of Booneville, passed away Monday May 20, 2013 in Fort Smith. She was born March 23, 1949 in Worcester, Mass., to Marty and Ellen Johnson Haringa.

She was a retired retail sales clerk and enjoyed organic gardening.

Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry of the home; one daughter, Melissa Taft of Webster, Mass.; one sister, Judith Jones of Whitinsville, Mass.; and three grandchildren, Michael, Joshua and Matthew.