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Gary Thomas Newton, 56, Casey County, KY (1965-2021)

Gary Thomas Newton, of Liberty, passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021, in Somerset, KY. He was 56.

Born August 21, 1965, in Lebanon, KY, he was a son of the late Burl Gorden Newton and Linda Faye "Judy" Wethington Newton. Gary was a gate hauler. He enjoyed camping, bonfires, playing cards, cookouts, traveling with his dog Tucker, and fishing. Gary loved spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include his daughters, Amber Smith of Jamestown, Cathy Jo (and Michael) Wilson of Columbus, OH, and Amanda (Austen) LaFavers of Bowling Green; brothers, James (and Vicky) Newton of Campbellsville and Bobby (and Debbie) Newton of Harrodsburg; sisters, Barbara (and Eric) Rohe of Cincinnati, OH, Brenda Goins of Liberty, and Lisa (and Frank) Stedam of Owenton; and 6 grandchildren and 1 on the way.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11amET Friday, November 5, 2021, at St. Bernard Catholic Church with Father George Otuma officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to help the offset funeral expenses.

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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