He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church.
He was a retired employee of Crucible Steel in Elizabethtown.
He united in marriage to Juanita Perkins December 18, 1965.
Besides his wife, Juanita Shofner of Campbellsville he is survived by two daughters: Tracy Shofner and significant other, Steve Handy of Campbellsville and Robin Brussell and husband, Dale of Elizabethtown; one granddaughter, Peyton Cambron of Campbellsville; one sister, Helen Sprowles and husband, Larry of Campbellsville; 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.
VISITATION: 5:00 P.M., - 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Ronda Arnett
BURIAL: Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery