Sammy (Bowie) Ritter, 96, of Newport departed this life on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. She was born in Mississippi on August 31, 1924, to Munford and Irene (Herrington) Bowie.
She was a very active member of the First United Methodist Church in Newport. She loved to do arts and crafts. She was a very loving person, always smiling and enjoyed looking nice.
She was preceded in death by her husband Tommy Ritter.
She is survived by one daughter Carol Tucker, and one son Neal Ritter.
Graveside service will be 1:00 pm Wednesday, September 23, 2020, at Walnut Grove Cemetery.