Joseph Bryan Newell

Published 8:02 am Tuesday, April 28, 2020

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Joseph Bryan Newell, 48 of Cordele, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2020 at his residence. A private family service will be held at a later date. Born to the late James Edward Newell and Joann Webb Newell in Fitzgerald, he was a truck driver. Bryan was an avid fisherman but more than that, he loved his family, especially his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Sarah Gladys  Newell;  his children and their spouses, Tina and Kasey Butler, Alexandria  and Matthew Tanner, Joshua and Nikki Newell and Kyle Newell and his girlfriend, Ashley Harpe, all of Cordele; a brother, Anthony and Sheila Newell of Ashburn; and 11 grandchildren, Jacob Butler, Karleigh Butler, Mason Butler, Gracelynn Butler, Hunter Hall, Brentley Tanner, Madison Tanner, Bevi Tanner, Teaghan Tanner, Kinsley Newell and Grason Newell. Arrangements are by Rainey Family Funeral Services. An online guest register is available at