Jerry Lee Newport, 58, of the Mountain View community, passed away April 10, 2017, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky.

Born July 13, 1958, he was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton and Madlynne Newport; wife, Debbie Clark Newport; grandparents: Fletcher and Delphia Newport and Doc and Della Duncan; sister, Zondria Kay Martin; brother, George Duncan; and sister-in-law, Linda Conner.

He is survived by his daughter, Cheyenne (Floyd) Terry of Robbins; granddaughters, Jerri Lin Terry and Harley Jo Terry; sisters, twin, Erma (Mike) Laxton of Cannonsburg, Penn., and Elizabeth Phillips of Knoxville; special friends: Mike Daugherty, Les Smart, Daniel and Angel Bobo, and George Walker; and several nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service was conducted April 14, in the chapel of West-Murley Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Griffith officiating. Music was provided by Whitewater Bluegrass Band. Graveside service was conducted April 15, at Carson Memorial Park.

Arrangements by West-Murley Funeral Home.

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