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Michelle Newton Yates, 54, Campbellsville, KY (1967-2022)

Michelle Newton Yates of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. She was 54 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Monday, July 4, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Michael Gribbins. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, July 3, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Michelle Newton Yates, daughter of the late Dorris Ray Newton and Ruth Adams Newton, was born July 28, 1967 in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of New Journey Church.

Michelle was a kind hearted person who loved her family and her Lord. She was a wonderful wife, nah nah, mom, sister and aunt. Her favorite drink was Ski in a can and the beach was her happy place.

She united in marriage to Ronnie Yates April 25, 1987.

Besides her husband, Ronnie Yates of Campbellsville, Michelle is survived by one son and one daughter: Chanci Jo Yates and Hunter Yates of Campbellsville; special daughter, Shelby Wood of Campbellsville; four grandchildren: Remi Jo Yates, Chanleigh Yates, Bentley Yates and Mason; one sister, Linda Maupin and husband, David of Danville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers: Timothy Allen Newton May 29, 1983 and Danny Ray Newton February 24, 2016.

Exppressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital or Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Michelle Newton Yates, 54, Campbellsville, KY (1967-2022)

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