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William H. (Bill) Shoemaker, 70, Greensburg, KY (1952-2022)

William Henry "Bill" Shoemaker of Greensburg passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022 at his home. He was 70 years old.

The funeral services for William Henry "Bill" Shoemaker will be conducted at 2pmCT on Thursday, September 29, 2022 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main St., Greensburg, KY, with Bro. Mark Lile officiating. Burial will follow in the Pierce Community Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 11amCT on Thursday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service.

William Henry "Bill" Shoemaker, son of the late Harvey John Shoemaker and Laura Corson Shoemaker, was born on Saturday, February 2, 1952 in Gibstown, New Jersey.

He was a Sewer Plant Operator at Gloucester County Utilities Authority for 30 years. He enjoyed Archery and was named World Junior Champion of Archery three years in a row. He also enjoyed being outdoors and deer hunting.

Survived by his wife, Linda K. Thompson Shoemaker of Greensburg having united marriage on September 15, 2019.

Other survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law: Laura Moore of New Jersey and

Jennifer and Michael Lee of Greensburg; a son and daughter-in-law: Jeremy and Sherry Shuffett of Greensburg; 12 grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law: Susan and Dennis Sebelist of Yulee, Florida; a sister-in-law: Gayle Pennington of Center, Kentucky; special friends: Bill Emerson of New Jersey and Betty Perry of Greensburg; two beloved dogs: Dutchess and Paris; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

William was also preceded by his Grandparents: Henry Corson and Beatrice "Trixie" Smith Corson.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take form of donations to Hosparus of Green River, which can be made at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: John Perry, Jeremy Shuffett, Michael Lee, Patrick Lee, Michael Jones, Larry Pierce

Honorary Pallbearers: Braxton Lucas, Kayden Lee, Trey Embrey, Brett Tennyson, Bill Emerson, Shawn Lee

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Bill Shoemaker, 70, Greensburg, KY (1952-2022)

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