One of the major goals at the Newnam Funeral Home, Inc. is to make arrangements easier for the families that we serve. We are able to provide information for families before they come to the funeral home. Listed below are deadlines, phone numbers and fax numbers.


Beattyville Enterprise  
Main St. PO Box 126 Beattyville KY 41311
Phone: 1(606)464-2444
Fax: 1(606)464-8858
Contact: Edmund Shelby
Three Forks Tradition  
87 Main St. PO Box 557 Beattyville KY 41311
Phone: 1(606)464-2888
Fax: 1(606)464-2388
Contact: Robert D. Smith
Contact: Linda K. Smith

Cards of Thanks

This is an insertion in the paper where you thank people that helped you during your time of need.


This details the personal data, background, funeral details as well as the survivors of the deceased.

In Memoriams

This generally states the deceased's name and the date of passing. It is not uncommon for survivors to include a short poem that fits the occasion.

Death Notice

The death notice gives detail about where the person passed on, who is survived by them and the location and date of the funeral.


Beattyville Enterprise: Tuesday by 5:00 PM for Thursday's paper
Three Forks Tradition: Monday by 5:00 PM for Wednesday's paper

108 Center Street, PO Box 187 | Beattyville, KY 41311 | Phone: 606-464-8132 | Fax: 606-464-3027 | Email: