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Louise Shofner, 79, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2020)

Louise Shofner of Campbellsville passed away on Saturday, September 19, 2020. She was 79 years old.

The funeral service will be held at NoonET on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Ronda Arnett and Bro. Brent Gupton. Burial will follow in Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 4pmET until 8pmET on Tuesday, September, 22, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Louise Shofner of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Charlie Matt Thompson and Edna Marie Skaggs Thompson, was born October 7, 1940, in Taylor County, Kentucky.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church.

Louise retired from Fruit of the Loom after some forty years

She was a great wife and a loving mother who cherished her family; and she was "Granny" to all kids.

Louise united in marriage to Elbert Shofner December 3, 1955.

Besides her husband, Elbert Shofner of Campbellsville, she is survived by two daughters: Dixie Sprowles and Debra Sprowles and husband, Roger of Campbellsville; four grandchildren: Chris Sprowles of Lexington, Jeremy Sprowles, Wendi Akin and husband, Bryan, and Josh Sprowles and fiance, Kassie Grant of Campbellsville ; nine great-grandchildren: Chase Brockman and wife, Whitney, Chance Brockman, McKayla Sprowles, Baylee Sprowles, Jayde Sprowles and Brylee Sprowles of Campbellsville, and Christopher Sprowles, Nathaniel Sprowles, and Hudson Cooper Sprowles of Lexington; three great-great-grandchildren: Nevaeh Brockman, Bentley Brockman, and Addison Brockman; two sisters and four brothers: Wanda Lewis and husband, Buck, and Sue Sprowles and husband, Coleman, Mike Thompson, Dean Thompson and wife, Penny, and Danny Thompson and wife, Pam of Campbellsville, and David Thompson; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Louise was also preceded in death by a great-great-granddaughter, Ember Brockman, and a brother, Bobby Kenneth Thompson in infancy.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Louise Shofner, 79, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2020)

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