Mr. Kenneth Kirby Newman, age 70, of the Wheel Community of Bedford County, died Thursday, December 31, 2021 in Shelbyville, Tennessee.
Mr. Newman was born in Giles County, Tennessee and was a son of the late Melvin and Martha Ann Hill Newman. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Malcolm Newman and a sister, Hazel Newman. He was a construction contractor.
Mr. Newman is survived by his wife of 11 years, Peggy Newman; sons, Robert Newman, Lewisburg, TN, Walter Newman, Columbia, TN; sisters, Wanda George, Laura Perry, Louise Davis; brothers, Robert Newman, Ben Newman, Edward Newman, William Newman, Jimmy Newman, Larry Newman; eight grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Family members will receive friends on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church Cemetery, 537 Mt. Lebanon Church Road, Shelbyville, TN 37160.
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