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Shelby Eugene Tabor

December 1, 1938 ~ May 24, 2019 (age 80)
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Mr. Shelby Eugene Tabor, age 80, of Salem, KY, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at Crittenden County Health and Rehabilitation in Marion, KY.

Mr. Tabor enjoyed coon hunting, fishing and being with his grandchildren.  He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by three daughters, Theresa Neihoff (Harold) of Paducah, KY, Shirley Lockhart of Salem, KY, and Lisa Tabor of Montgomery IN; son, Robert Tabor (Denise) of Hanna, IN; eleven grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.              

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Watson Tabor; brother, Clifton Tabor; and parents, Coy and Nettie McFalls Tabor.

Graveside services will be 2 PM, Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Salem Cemetery, Salem, KY with Bro. Harold Rittenbery officiating.   Interment will follow. 

There will be no public visitation prior to service. 

Arrangements are in care of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services in Salem, KY.

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