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John (J.C.) Shofner, Taylor Co., KY (1947-2015)

He was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church and a retired employee of Crucible Steel in Elizabethtown. His wife of almost 50 years, Juanita Perkins Shofner, survives.
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John (J.C.) Shofner of Campbellsville, son of the late John B. Shofner and Velma Underwood Shofner was born June 19, 1947 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 3:31pmCT, Saturday, November 21, 2015 in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 68 years, five months, and two days.

Funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. Ronda Arnett. Burial will be at Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church. He was a retired employee of Crucible Steel in Elizabethtown, KY.

He united in marriage to Juanita Perkins December 18, 1965.

Besides his wife, Juanita Shofner of Campbellsville, KY, he is survived by:
  • Two daughters: Tracy Shofner and significant other, Steve Handy of Campbellsville, KY; and Robin Brussell and husband, Dale of Elizabethtown, KY

  • One granddaughter: Peyton Cambron of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister: Helen Sprowles and husband, Larry of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four honorary grandchildren: Jeremy Sprowles, Brylee Sprowles, Allie Hash Seaborne, and Megan Hash Gaines

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by one sister and brother-in-law, Maxine and Garnett Durham.

Send condolences to the family of John (J.C>) Shofner

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2015-11-23 09:24:31

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