|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1905|
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 2009|
Altha Bland of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Thomas Newton and Minnie Ayers Newton, was born July 25, 1905, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 11:17 A.M., Friday, June 12, 2009 in Campbellsville. Age: 103
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
She united in marriage to Forest O. Bland January 27, 1923. He preceded her in death July 1, 2005.
She is survived by two daughters and one son: Ruth Meadows and husband, J. D. of Campbellsville, Frances Shofner of Shively and Ralph Bland of Valley Station; eight grandchildren; twenty-one great-grandchildren; eighteen great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Bess Isaac of Lebanon; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters: Mary Kemp, Jim Newton, Otha Newton, Minnie Turner, Helen Webb and Shirley Begeman.
Thomas Green Newton (1869 - 1949)
Minnie Elizabeth Ayers Newton (1885 - 1991)
Forest O. Bland (1905 - 2005)
Altha Newton Bland (1905 - 2009)
Mary Ethel Newton Harmon Kemp (1907 - 2004)*
Dollie Newton Bryant (1919 - 1955)*
Helen Laverne Newton Webb (1922 - 1998)*
Created by: Judy Lynn
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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