Funeral services for Ruth Marie Newsom, 85, of Neon, were held February 25 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Adams Cemetery in Whitesburg.
She died February 22 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
She was a daughter of the late Joseph and Allie Fields Adams, the widow of Bill Newsom, and a sister of the late Carl Adams and Ray Adams.
Surviving are three daughters, Clara Rae Friend of Pikeville, and Belinda Boggs and Debbie Newsom, both of Neon; seven grandchildren, nine greatgrandchildren, and a greatgreat grandchild.