Ader was born February 3, 1928 in Knox Co., KY to the late Willie and Rhoda Lewallen Shoaf. He was a self employed painter for over 30 years, Veteran of the United States Army and served as a Corporal during the Korean War. He attended the Harlan/Sunshine Church of God.
Besides his parents he is preceded in death by sisters, Evelyn Shoaf and Estelle Leija; brother, Ben Shoaf.
He is survived by his sister, Lois (Arthur) Lloyd of Teetersville; 2 nieces and 3 nephews; special friends, Carl Ed & Willa Jean Giles, Matt and Katrenia Taylor.
Visitation will be Tuesday March 12, 2013 from 5 until 7:00 pm at the Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home.
Funeral services will follow at 7:00 pm in the chapel of Anderson-Laws & Jones with Rev. Nick Noe officiating.
OVERSET FOLLOWS:Graveside services will be 10:00 am Wednesday at the Resthaven Cemetery Chapel with Military rites being observed by the Harlan Honor Guard.
Online condolences may be left at www.harlanobits.net.
Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home is honored to be serving Ader Shoaf’s family.