ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 

























 
Dr. Robert L. Shuffett, Green County, KY (1922-2014)

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Church of Christ Spurlington Road. He was a Medical Doctor from 1946 to present. He was a WWII Veteran having served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged as a Medical Officer-Captain. A member of the American Legion Rod Lowe Post #124 and the James L. Pruitt V.F.W Post #5813, and was an avid checker player. He was a native of Green County, the son of the late Vernonn Shuffett and Pearl Dowell Shuffett. His marriage to Janice Rose Egbert spanned some 30 years, until her death in 1976. He leaves 19 direct living descendants.
Click on headline for complete obituary with photo(s)

Dr. Robert L. Shuffett, age 91, of Greensburg, passed away Tuesday at the Campbellsville Retirement Home in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral service will be held at 1pmCT, Thursday, April 3, 2014 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY. The family requests visitation 4pm-8pmCT, Wednesday April 2, 2014 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT on Thursday until time of service, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY.


Pallbearers: Brad Shuffett, Brandon Phillips, Landon Shuffett, Edward Price, Ron Benningfield, Doug Hall, and Vern Shuffett.

Honorary pallbearers: Green River Primary Care Center staff, Golden Living Center-Green Hill Staff; Jane Todd Crawford Hospital Staff, Dr. Kenneth J.S. DeSimone, Ed Farris, Charlotte Churry, and Beverly Buchanon.

Dr. Robert L. Shuffett, M.D, Green County, KY (1922-2014)

He was the son of the late Vernon Shuffett and Pearl Dowell Shuffett. He was born on December 19, 1922, in Green County, KY, and departed this life on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 91 years, 3 months, and 13 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Church of Christ Spurlington Road. He was a Medical Doctor from 1946 to present. He was a WWII Veteran having served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged as a Medical Officer-Captain. A member of the American Legion Rod Lowe Post #124 and the James L. Pruitt V.F.W Post #5813, and was an avid checker player.

Dr. Shuffett united in marriage to Janice Rose Egbert in 1946 who preceded him in death on August 11, 1976.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three sons and two daughters-in-law: Mel and Emma Shuffett; Stan and Connie Shuffett; and Don Shuffett all of Greensburg, KY

  • One brother: Vernon "Babe" Shuffett of Florence, Alabama.

  • Eight grandchildren and their spouses: Laura and Ron Benningfield, Melane and Doug Hall, and Carrie Shuffett all of Campbellsville, KY; Brad and Donna Shuffett, Janice and Edward Price, Kiley Shuffett, and Landon Shuffett all of Greensburg, KY; and Brandon and Abby Phillips of Bowling Green, KY

  • Eight great grand children

  • A brother: Vernon "Babe" Shuffett of Alabama

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
Dr. Shuffett was also preceded in death by a daughter, Sara Jane Shuffettt Mullis; two brothers and sisters, Garnett Shuffett, Joffre Shuffett, Alice Pearl Shuffett Stone, and Mildred Shuffett Gardner.

Donations can be made to Gideon Bibles or Hosparus of Green River and can be made at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Dr. Robert L. Shuffett

The Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.


This story was posted on 2014-04-01 17:44:06
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Obituaries on this Site and Historical Information in Archived Obituaries
Are made possible in part through the support of
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY. (MAP) To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or E-mail: grissomfuneralhome@windstream.net.
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
Links to Last 200 Obituaries posted on ColumbiaMagazine.com
If you find this helpful, let us know. If you still don't find a recent obituary for Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell, or Taylor Counties, KY, let us know at 270-250-2730. -CM

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

Dr. Robert L. Shuffett, Green County, KY (1922-2014)



2014-04-01 - 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

Dr. Robert L. Shuffett, Green County, KY (1922-2014)



Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.



 






















 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.