Paul Edward Shadowens

Paul Edward Shadowens, 64, of Upton, was born June 15, 1949, to the late Othel H. and Theresa Boccaslie Shadowens and returned to his Heavenly Father on Monday, March 31, 2014.

Mr. Shadowens was a retired owner and operator of Shadowens Moving and Storage and Shadowens Excavating Co. and a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War.

Among those who preceded him in death include a sister, Patsy Shadowens; and his parents.

He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife, Diane Burress Shadowens; a son, Jeremy Nichols (Danielle Lush); three sisters, Janette Riggle (Rodney Rowe), Donna Bertram (Larry) and Linda Bentley; brother, Tom Shadowens (Alice); a grandchild, Paisley Nichols; his father-in-law, Darrel Burress; three brothers-in-law, Honorable Rodney Burress (Lauren), Mike Burress (Pam) and Chuck Burress (Whitney); a sister-in-law, Theresa Greer (David); and a host of other family and friends.

The funeral is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Schoppenhorst Underwood and Brooks, Preston Highway at Brooks Road, Louisville. Interment follows in Brookland Cemetery in Louisville.

Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home
4895 North Preston Highway Shepherdsville, KY 40165
Published in The News-Enterprise on Apr. 2, 2014