James Harvey New

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

James Harvey New, 65, passed away on Friday, Nov. 18, 2011 in Seminole County, Fla.

Jim was born Jan. 13, 1946 in Greencastle, Ind., where he was also raised.

After graduating from Greencastle High School, Jim served honorably in the U.S. Navy.

While working for the IRS, he graduated from IUPUI in Indianapolis.

He later retired as a Special Agent in the Criminal Investigation Division after 25 years of service.

For the past 10 years, he has worked for the Florida Department of Agriculture.

He is survived by Carolyn New, his loving wife of 41 years; his three daughters, Tammara, Natalie and Mariah; his mother, Mary New; siblings Noble, Ruth, Robert, John and Linda; and grandchildren Ian, Brianna and Alyssa.

He was preceded in death by his father, Woodson New.

Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 at Winter Park (Fla.) Christian Church with funeral services following at 11 a.m.

Burial at Greenwood Cemetery will follow the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Winter Park Christian Church, 760 N. Lakemont Ave. Winter Park, FL 32792

Arrangements are entrusted to Collison Family Funeral Home and Crematory (Howell Branch Chapel), 3806 Howell Branch Rd., Winter Park, FL 32792.