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Tammy Lane Christian Newcomb

November 20, 1963 — June 25, 2023


Tammy Lane Christian Newcomb


Tammy Lane Christian Newcomb, 59, of Owensboro, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2023, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born November 20, 1963, in Owensboro, to the late Warner Christian and Jenny Lane Stone. Tammy was a graduate of Owensboro High School, class of 1981, and worked as a Tech for Sears Optical and VisionWorks here in Owensboro. She enjoyed road trips, planting flowers with her daughter, Beth, and finally getting to see the ocean with Beth while on vacation together.

Along with her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Brett Dwayne Newcomb; her father-in-law, Jerry Newcomb; and a niece, Kayla Christian.

Tammy is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth “Beth” Newcomb; two sisters, Marsha (Steve) Payne and Penney Brooks; a brother, Scott (Marla) Christian; her mother-in-law, Wanda Newcomb; and several nieces and nephews.

The time of gathering for the family and friends of Tammy will be held Wednesday June 28, 2023, from 3 until 7 p.m. at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. The burial will take place Friday June 30, 2023, at 10 a.m. in South Hampton Church Cemetery.

Tammy’s family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Hodskins, his staff, the staff at Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center, the staff at Hospice of Western Kentucky for their amazing care and love they showed Tammy during her cancer journey and in home care. Also thank you to her wonderful family and friends for all the texts, calls, support, and food deliveries.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2023

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory

900 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, KY 42303

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Graveside Service

Friday, June 30, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

South Hampton Baptist Church Cemetery

South Hampton Road, Owensboro, KY

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