Sylvia S. Newcom, 81, of Calvert City, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at her home.

She was a daughter of the late Clint and Dorothy Burkeen.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Newcom Sr.; and a sister, Frances Butler.

Survivors include five children, Connie Parker and husband Jerry of Benton, Cynthia Adams and husband Mike of Sturgis, David Newcom and wife Tracy of Uniontown, and Edwin Newcom Jr., wife Ashley of Decatur, Ala., and Chasity Corbitt of Calvert City; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Charles Burkeen of Sebastian, Fla.; and three sisters, Carolyn Griggs of Ohio, Charlottia Wilson of French Lick, Ind., and Helen Tiller of Kuttawa.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Oct. 13, at 2 p.m. at Gilbert Funeral Home in Marion.

Burial followed in Mapleview Cemetery.