Mildred Newsom Hadden, 94 of Madison, died August 23, 2013. She was the daughter of James and Mary Atkinson Newsom. She was born April 24, 1919 in Morgan County. She was married to Leroy Hadden Sr. who preceded her in death. Mrs. Hadden spent most of her life in Morgan County. She worked at Baldwin Pharmacy and then Madison Drug Company until the age of 80. She was a member of Beacon Heights Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing and reading.
Mrs. Hadden is survived by her children Bobby Hadden and Arlene of Douglasville, Leroy Hadden and Judith of Newborn, John Marion Hadden and Phyllis of McDonough, David Hadden and Judy of Fayetteville and Penny Rhodes of Madison; 23 grandchildren, and 33 great-grandchildren and another one due soon. She also has two sisters Mary Newsom Mann and Dorothy Newsom Randolph. Two brothers James M. Newsom Jr. and William Newsom and two great-grandchildren preceded her in death.
The family received friends Saturday, Aug. 24 from 4-8 p.m. The funeral service was held at 3 p.m. Sunday, August 25 at Beacon Heights Baptist Church. Interment followed at Faith Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Beacon Heights Baptist Church.
A.E. Carter Funeral Home had care of arrangements.