Hazel N. Newton, 96, of Edmonton, passed away Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at Metcalfe County Health Care in Edmonton. She was the daughter of the late Cecil and Nevada Cassady Nunn. She was a member of Edmonton Baptist Church. Hazel was a graduate of Lindsey Wilson College and taught in a one room school in Metcalfe County and was employed by ASCS office for many years.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Martha Blevins, of Edmonton; three grandchildren, David Garmon, of Lawrenceburg, John Forbes Belvins and wife, Meg, of New Orleans, and J.P. Blevins of Wilmington, North Carolina; four great grandchildren: John Paul, Marlie, Anne Porter and Ben.
Besides her parents, Hazel was preceded in death by her son, John Paul Blevins; her husband, Jim Newton; and a brother, Paul Nunn.
Published on December 5, 2016