David Keith Newton, 77, of Jeffersonville, IN, passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2022 surrounded by family.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at First Christian Church, 3209 Middle Road, Jeffersonville, IN. Visitation will be held from 3 to 8 PM on Friday, November 18, 2022 at Scott Funeral Home, 2515 Veterans Parkway, Jeffersonville, IN and after 10 AM on Saturday at the church. Inurnment will take place at a later date at New Chapel Cemetery in Jeffersonville, IN.
David was born on September 3, 1945 in Southport, IN to the late Richard and Mary Jo Newton Sr.
David was a member of First Christian Church, Optimist Club, Winetasters, CCCC Club and a Kentucky Colonel. He graduated from Jeffersonville High School and Purdue University where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.
David started working at age 7 delivering newspapers. He taught and coached at Providence HS. He then worked for American Saw & Tool before joining his brother at H & N Constructors followed by several years with AML, Inc.
David loved fishing, watching all kinds of sports and traveling. He had a wicked sense of humor, friends always asked him for his latest joke.
He is survived by his loving wife, Judith “Judi” Jacobs Newton; children, Amanda “Mandy” Carter Bennett (Tony), and Jennifer Stockhoff (Kevin); siblings, Paul Newton (Jamie), and Margaret Taylor (Jerry); and several nieces and nephews.