|Birth: ||Oct. 11, 1952|
|Death: ||May 8, 2005|
Freddie Newsome of Bedford, IN, died Sunday, May 8, 2005 at his residence. Born on October 11, 1952 in Pikeville, KY, he was the son of Andrew and Helen Newsome. He married Kelly Ann Morin on May 25, 1991, and she survives.
Surviving with his wife are children: Benjamin Alexander "Alex" Newsome and Rachael Michaela Newsome, both at home, Aaron "Heath" Newsome of Raleigh, NC, and his step-son, Nathaniel Lee Guernsey of Henryville, IN; sisters: Loretta Martin and her husband, Doug, of Virgie, KY, Roberta Blackburn and her husband, Bobby, of Pikeville, KY, Kathy Newsome of Munford, TN, Judy Keene and her husband, David of Shelbiana, KY, Lucille Burke and her husband, Ralph, of Virgie, KY, Karen Hall and her husband, Kimbrel, of Pikeville, KY; one step-granddaughter, Lexie Louise Guernsey of Henryville, IN and many nieces and nephews.
He graduated from Virgie High School and attended Morehead State University receiving his Bachelors in Business Administration in three years and his MBA in one year. He graduated Magna Cum Laude. He studied accounting at Pikeville College and became a CPA in 1982. He then went on to Liberty Baptist University and Theological Seminary where he obtained his Masters in Religious Education and where he was also Assistant Professor of Business. Freddie was Phi Beta Lambda's Mr. Business Administration in Kentucky in 1973 and placed third in U.S. competition. He taught business and accounting at Pikeville College, Liberty University, Prestonburg Community College, Virginia State University, Milligan College, Bellarmine College, Webster University and University of Louisville. Freddie held position of Controller for Pikeville College, CFO of Discount Labels, New Albany, IN and later opened his own construction and rental property business. He was a Sunday School Superintendent for Dive Christian Church in Bedford.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Wednesday, May 11th, at Dive Christian Church with Johnny Johnson officiating. Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 pm on Tuesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Another funeral service will be conducted at 10:00 am on Friday, May 13th, at Lucas & Hall Funeral Home in Pikeville, KY. Friends there may call from 4:00-9:00 pm on Thursday at the Lucas & Hall Funeral Home in Pikeville, KY. Burial will follow in the Newsome Cemetery in Penny, KY.
Note: This memorial is not my direct family member and was added as a courtesy for research purposes. Any family member who wishes to obtain ownership can contact me and I will be happy to transfer ownership or delete my entry.
Newsome Memorial Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Susan (Haldeman) Fowler
Record added: Jul 16, 2009
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