Sam Shoemaker, age 85, of Cadiz, Ky., passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2010, at his residence in Trigg Co., KY. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. He was a member of US Marines serving in WWII, and a retired Painter. He is survived by his wife Joan (Dawson) Shoemaker, Cadiz, KY, Two Daughters & Sons In Law Judy & Don Hunter of Whitehouse, Tenn., and Linda & Rev. Richard Sexton of Cadiz, Ky., Two Sons and Daughters In Law Samuel Ray & Elizabeth Thomas of Cleveland, Tenn. and Bobby & Bobbi Shoemaker of Cadiz, Ky., One Sister, Ann Calhoun of Cadiz, Ky., Ten grandchildren and Five great-grandchildren also survive. He was preceded in death by his Father William Henry Shoemaker, Mother Edna Earl (Harris)Feltner Shoemaker and Three Sisters Alene Meadows, Robbie Broadbent & Marcrette Patterson.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050, Cadiz, Ky., where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Wednesday, September 8, 2010. Funeral service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home of Cadiz, KY at 10:00 AM Thursday, September 9, 2010, Reverend Irvin Darnall & Reverend Roy Marquess, Jr., will be officiating. Interment will be at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Trigg Co., KY. Memorial contributions can be made to Trigg Co. Humane Society PO Box 2050, Cadiz, KY 42211.