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Samuel Joseph Newton, III, 64, Campbellsville, KY (1955-2020)

Samuel Joseph Newton, III of Campbellsville passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. He was 64 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 11amET until 1pmET on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Samuel Joseph Newton, III of Campbellsville, son of the late Samuel Joseph Newton, II and Willa Mae Tuggle Newton, was born December 7, 1955 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 1:16 P.M., Tuesday, January 28, 2020 in Louisville.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Stoner Creek United Methodist Church. Samuel was a former employee of Wal-Mart in Campbellsville, a self-taught guitarist who loved Johnny Cash, Elvis and Westerns. He spent the last year in Louisville but he always kept up with Campbellsville news and weather. He always enjoyed children, animals and the farm. He was a true people person who brought joy to everyone he met by always taking the time to smile and speak with them.

There was a special bond between him and his brother and sister who will miss him very much.

Samuel is survived by one brother and one sister: John Mark Newton of Columbia and Connie Mae Newton of Campbellsville; Foster-mother, LaDonna Gaddis and family; special friends: the McCawley family of Columbia, Pam Fisher, Lisa Sopha and Shelley Kendall of Campbellsville and Larry Satterly of Louisville; his extended family at Tri-Generation and many other relatives and friends.

The family request expressions of sympathy be donations to Toys For Kids and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Samuel Joseph Newton, III, 64, Campbellsville, KY (1955-2020)

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