Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
John R. Shoemaker
John R. Shoemaker, 86, of Hillsboro, died Thursday, May 30, at the Highland District Hospital. He was born March 25, 1910, in Adams County, the son of the late Orvie and Mary (Zile) Shoemaker. Mr. Shoemaker was a lifelong farmer in the Marshall community. He is survived by his wife, Hazel (Roberds) Shoemaker, a daughter, Naomi Williams of Hillsboro; one son, Roger Shoemaker of Hillsboro; three sisters, Blanche Hill of New Vienna, Ruth Shoemaker and Mabel Collier, both of Wilmington; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday, June 2, at the Hope Miller-Thompson Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Rev. Clarence Zile officiated. Burial was in the Marshall Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the donor's favorite charity.