Mr. Paul L. Newell, age 84, of Olive Hill, passed away Monday afternoon, June 19, 2017, at his residence.
He was born April 4, 1933, in Elliott County, a son of the late Glenn and Ada Lowe Newell.
Paul was of the Nazarene Faith and he was a Christian. He enjoyed going to church and to the Smoky Mountains. Paul also loved camping, playing his guitar, woodworking, and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson, Jeffrey Schumacher Jr. and one sister, Geneva Littleton.
Paul is survived by his wife of 66 years, Betty Jean Carroll Newell; one son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Marquetta Newell of Olive Hill; one daughter and son-in-law, Ramona and Jeffrey Schumacher of Winchester; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, with Brother Bill Burnett and Brother Ed Porter officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Olive Hill.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 22, 2017, and after 9 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
Jeff Schumacher, Scott Miller, Brandon Miller, Brett Miller, Jeff Porter, and Michael Newell will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on June 21, 2017