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Nina Newby, 84, funeral service Saturday

Nina Newby, 84, of Glens Fork, died Wednesday, May 24, 2006 at Russell County Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Enos Nelson and Mary Etta Jackman Hunter and was preceded in death by her husband Samuel Newby, a daughter Shirley Maxine Newby and a granddaughter Morahsa Newby.

She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Montpelier. Services will be held Saturday, May 27, at 1 p.m. at Grissom Funeral Home with Rev. Albert Taylor, Jr., officiating.

She is survived by:
  • Three sons: Frank Newby and Sam Newby, Jr., both of Russell Springs, and Marvin Newby of Greensburg

  • Four daughters: Irene Newby of Glens Fork, Patricia Newby and Angela Newby both of Columbia, and Jeanna Handley of Campbellsville

  • Seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Burial will follow the Saturday afternoon service at the Holt Cemetery in Russell County.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. on Friday.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or

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