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Ollie C. Newton, 81, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015)

He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. He served his country honorably in the United States Army where he was a military policemen in Germany. He was a native of Taylor County, KY and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Walter Newton and Nettie Page Newton, the widower of Gaye Cash Newton, his wife of over 45 years, and is survived by his wife, Clara Williams Sapp. He leaves 11 direct and 25 step living descendants
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Ollie C. Newton, 81, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 2:34amET, Sunday, June 14, 2015 in Louisville, KY.

The funeral mass will be at 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 429 N Central Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Jim Reinhart Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY, with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Ollie C. Newton, 81, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015)

Ollie C. Newton was the son of the late Walter Newton and Nettie Page Newton. He was born October 24, 1933 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died Sunday, June 14, 2015 in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 81 years, seven months, and 21 days.

He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. He served his country honorably in the United States Army where he was a military policemen in Germany.

He united in marriage to Gaye Cash January 21, 1954. She preceded him in death May 27, 1999.

He united in marriage to Clara Williams Sapp January 31, 2006.

Besides his wife, Clara Sapp Newton, he is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and one daughter: Barry Newton and wife, Mary, and Brian Newton of Louisville, KY; and Bonnie Minor and husband, David of Richmond Hill, Georgia

  • Four step-children: Debbie Sexton and husband, Ronnie, Denise Reynolds and husband, Tony and Dinah Daugherty all of Campbellsville, KY; and Tim Sapp and wife, Michelle of Lexington, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Josh Newton, Nora Minor, Olivia Minor, Paul Thomas Minor and Danielle Newton Erickson

  • Ten step-grandchildren: Chris Sexton, Allen Reynolds, Jeremy Reynolds, Tiffany Polk, Gretchen Warner, Tabby Benningfield, Samantha Farmer, Madison Sapp, Grace Sapp and Emma Claire Sapp

  • Three great-grandchildren

  • Eleven step-great-grandchildren

  • One sister: Lucille Ford of Long Beach, Mississippi

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister: Jerome Newton and Elender Cox.

Send condolences to the family of Ollie C. Newton

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Marion County Veterans honor Guard and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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