flag2 300WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (9/28/19) — Bobby Earl Newton, 90 of Slaughters, died Friday at Redbanks Colonial Terrace in Sebree.

He was born Dec. 3, 1928 in Webster County to the late Chris Spencer and Claudia Mae (Bridwell) Newton.

Bobby was a retired heavy equipment operator, farmer, U.S. Army Korean Veteran and a 60-year member of Slaughters Masonic Lodge 347.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Grace (Gibson) Newton, sisters Helen Scott and Dorothy Nance, brothers Jack and Doris Newton. 

Services will be held graveside 3 p.m. Sunday at Slaughters Cemetery, with military honors by Hopkins County Honor guard. Reverend Joey Todd will officiate.