Carroll H. Shackleford, 89, died January 13 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born in Martin to the late Price Bishop Shackelford and Susa Nadine Day, he was the father of the late Jonathan K. Shackleford and a grandfather of the late Oliver F. Shortt.
Mr. Shackleford was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and served in the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Whitesburg.
Surviving are his wife, Sara Ruth Hampton Shackleford of Cowan; two sons, Ronald Carroll Shackleford of Cowan, and Donald E. Shackleford and wife Maryrose of Louisville; three daughters, Barbara Sue Hughes of Whitesburg, Debra Gibson of Ermine, and Kathryn A. Thissen and husband Vine Grove; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Shackleford were held Monday, January 15, at the First Baptist Church in Whitesburg. Burial was in Day Cemetery at Cowan.