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Donald Dean Shewmaker

October 4, 1933 February 28, 2019
Donald Dean Shewmaker
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Obituary for Donald Dean Shewmaker

Donald Dean Shewmaker, 85, husband of Virginia Lorene Guffey Shewmaker, died Thursday, February 28, 2019 at his home in Nicholasville, Kentucky. He was born at High Bridge, Kentucky on October 4, 1933 to the late John Shewmaker and Gertrude Woods Shewmaker. Donald was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, an US Army Veteran, farmer, trucker driver and former employee of FMC/ Linkbelt, Lexington, Kentucky. He is survived by a daughter, Kathy (Bobby) Sams, two granddaughters, Emily (Steven) Heggie and Kayla Sams, sister, Sally Shewmaker Laney, brothers, Tommy, Kenneth (Bonnie) and Jerry (Dayna) Shewmaker and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Evans and brothers, J.D., Marion, Bobby Gene, Treffert and Paul. Joint services for Donald and Virginia will be 1:00 PM, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with Bro. Basil Hall, Bro. DeWayne Brewer and Jay Webb officiating. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until time of service Tuesday at the church. Interment will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery. Betts & West Funeral Home is honored to serve the Shewmaker Family. In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to Bluegrass Hospice Care Navigators or Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Online guestbook at www.BettsandWestfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Tuesday

5

Mar

10:00 AM 3/5/2019 10:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 3/5/2019 1:00:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church

1108 Keene-Troy Road
Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
1108 Keene-Troy Road Nicholasville 40356 Kentucky
United States

Service

Tuesday

5

Mar

1:00 PM 3/5/2019 1:00:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church

1108 Keene-Troy Road
Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
1108 Keene-Troy Road Nicholasville 40356 Kentucky
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Camp Nelson National Cemetery Final Resting Place

6980 Danville Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356

6980 Danville Road Nicholasville 40356 KY
United States

Memorial Contribution

Bluegrass Care Navigators

2312 Alexandria Dr.
Lexington, KY 40504

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church

1108 Keene-Troy Road
Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356
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