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Debra Sue Newton, 50, Campbellsville, KY (1965-2015)

She a member of a large, respected, Taylor County, KY family. She was born in Tampa, Florida, and was a resident of Campbellsville, KY at the time of her death. She was the widow of Johnny Ray Newton. She was a former employee of Walmart and Orville's Restaurant. She was of the Baptist faith. She leaves 11 direct living descendants.
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Debra Sue Newton, 50, of Campbellsville, KY died at 3pmET, Friday, January 1, 2016 in Lexington, KY.

Funeral services for Debra Sue Newton will be at 9amCT/10amET, Monday, January 4, 2016 at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY, by Minister Larry "Fella" Wilson. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 8am-9amCT/9am-10amET, Monday, January 4, 2016 at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Debra Sue Newton, 50, Campbellsville, KY (1965-2015)

Debra Sue Newton of Campbellsville, KY, was the daughter of Judy Angel Miller and husband, Rick Miller and the late George Ledford. She was born September 28, 1965 in Tampa, Florida. She died Friday, January 1, 2016 in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 50 years, three months, and four days.

She professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

She was a former employee of Walmart and Orville's Restaurant.

She united in marriage to Johnny Ray Newton October 20, 1984. He preceded her in death March 27, 2012.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three daughters and one son: Megan Priddy and husband, Donald; Michelle Davis Newton and Morgan Newton of Campbellsville, KY; and Wendell Reynolds and wife, Bobbie Jo, of Greensburg, KY

  • Seven grandchildren: Michael Priddy and Arianna Davis Newton of Campbellsville, KY; and Cody Reynolds, Samantha Ford, Mercy Reynolds, Amy Reynolds and Devin Reynolds of Greensburg, KY

  • Two sisters and one brother: Cindy Marshall and husband, Eric; Carolyn Dryden and Rickey Leo Miller, Jr. and wife, Amy of Odessa, Florida

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Selena Newton March 27, 2005. Send condolences to the family of Debra Sue Newton

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of Sympathy should take the form of donations to the funeral fund and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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