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Fred C. Newland, 50, Columbus

Fred C. Newland, 50, Columbus, passed away at 8:54 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, Ky.

Fred was born Aug. 4, 1963, in Lancaster, Ky. He married Kimberly J. Baker July 3, 2004, in Tennessee.

A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, he was employed at Bimbo Bakery. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and NASCAR, and was active in the local Union No. 132. He loved spending time with his family and friends, especially his children.

A funeral service was conducted Dec. 12 at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, Columbus, with Pastor Larry Duncan officiating. Family and friends called Dec. 11 and 12 before the service at the funeral home. Burial was to be at Christiansburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis.

Online condolences can be sent to the Newland family at

Fred is survived by his wife, Kimberly J. Baker-Newland; children, Travis, Dustin, and Colton Newland; his mother, Christine Hubble Branum; a brother, Walter (Cheryl) Branum; a sister, Crystal (Kenny) King; a stepsister, Rita Brodfuehrer; his father- and mother-in-law, Stan and Paula Kirts, all of Columbus; brothers-in-law, Daniel (Stephanie) Baker and family, and Skyler Kirts and family; and several nieces and nephews.

Fred was preceded in death by his stepfather, James H. Branum.

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  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 28
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    BCSP Christmas bird count slated
    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road