USCF Home In Passing Nelson C. Newman
|Nelson C. Newman|
|By Phillip R Smith|
|January 29, 2010|
Nelson C. Newman (1953-2010)
Nelson C. Newman, a former USCF member from Bedford, Texas, formerly of Wichita Falls, Texas, died January 16, 2010 - three weeks before his 57th birthday on February 6.
Mr. Newman owned and operated the Chess-Knights.com Website. A Class A player, he competed in USCF-rated tournaments at the Dallas Chess Club and also at the Texoma Chess Club in Wichita Falls more than 15 years ago. He also played correspondence chess.
His funeral was held Thursday, January 28, in the Lucas Funeral Home in Bedford.
Obituary submitted byGeorge Mirijanian, Massachusetts Chess Association.
Nelson C. Newman - May you rest in peace.