Mrs. Mildred Alien Shofner of Summersville passed from this life on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at the Jane Todd Hospital after an illness. Born on March 19, 1938 to the late Walter L. and Cora (Herron) Cox, she was 81 years, 8 months, and 26 days of age. Mrs Shofner was a beloved and cherished mother and grandmother, and she will be dearly missed.
She leaves to carry her legacy:
A husband: Alvin Shofner of Greensburg,
Nine children: Christopher Schultise of Lebanon, Wendell Shofner and wife Kim of Georgia, Donald Shofner and companion Lisa McGuffin of Campbellsville, Scott Shofner and wife Angela of Summersville, Alvin Shofner of Bardstown, Diane McDonald and husband George of Campbellsville, Theresa Goldsmith and husband Danny of Shepherdsville, Linda Smith and companion William Underwood of Greensburg, and Karen Montgomery and husband James of Campbellsville,
Two siblings: Sylvia Combs of Louisville, and Wanda Dillander of Greensburg,
A close friend: Betty Shelby of Upton,
And a host of great-great grandchildren, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by three children: Ronald Shofner, Mark Shofner, and Rita Gribbins; and six siblings: Hack, Buck, David, Kenneth, Ed, and Alien.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Shofner on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the Feathersburg Church of God, 4571 Speck Ridge Rd, Elk Horn, KY 42733. Bro. Bobby O’Neil will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Callahan Cemetery beside the church.
The family will receive friends at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718 on Tuesday, December 17, from 4:00-8:00 PM and on Wednesday after 11:00 at the church.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mildred A. (Cox) Shofner, please visit our floral store.