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Robert “Bobby Gail” Shuffett, 74

Robert “Bobby Gail” Shuffett of Columbia, Ky, son of the late James Robert Shuffett and Georgia Mildred Wilson Shuffett, was born on Wednesday, August 22, 1945 in Green County, Ky and departed this life on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.  He was 74 years, nine months, and five days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ, was a Chemistry and Biology Professor for 20 plus years at Lindsey Wilson College, and was owner of the Shuffett’s Adult Day Care in Edmonton.  He was also a Vietnam Veteran having served in the United States Army.

Survived by; a daughter: Elizabeth Shuffett and her fiancé, Ron Richardson both of Columbia; three grandchildren: Brayden Richardson, Everly Richardson, and Emberlyn Richardson all of Columbia; and a life partner Charlene Daniels of Elizabethtown; and a host of other relatives and friends.

The funeral services for Robert “Bobby Gail” Shuffett were conducted on Sunday, May 31, 2020 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to followed in the Liberty Cemetery with military honors. Bro. Rickie Williams officiated.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society, which can be made at the funeral home.

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Pallbearers: Ron Richardson, Mark Parrish, Will LaRue, Jerry Rogers, Rickie Williams, Aaron Tilton.

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