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“So sorry to hear this terrible news! Praying for his entire family. Loved talking with Mr. Nat such a sweet guy! My daddy loved visiting him! He will...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Kim Melton - Central City, KY

“So sad to hear of Nat's passing. He was a great friend and good Christian man. I enjoyed working with him at Gibraltar Coal Company. He was a great...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Everett Fleming - Newburgh, IN

“My dad, Charles Ross, and I are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort during this very difficult time. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Vicki Ross-Riley - Owensboro, KY

“Jean, Kim, & family, We are so very sorry for your precious loss! We will not be able to attend visitation as Clarence is recovering from open...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda & Clarence Brewer - KY

“I have known Nat since I worked at Charlie Wilson's Fairway Market as a little boy. We worked together at Gibraltar and Ayrgem together for 18 years....Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Bennie Laster - Mt Washington, KY

“The passing of Pappa Nat leaves a deep hole within my life. Nat and Jean are family to me and always will be. So very sorry for your loss Jean and...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Jay Jones - Beech Grove, KY

“I'm so sorry , My thoughts and prayers are with all of you ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Teresa Gootee - Greenville, KY

“Jean and Kim I am so sorry for your loss.I have know Nat since I was a young boy growing up in Greenville. I also knew Jean's family and visited...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Jim Duvall - Owensboro, KY

“Loved this guy. I told him twenty years ago that if his life was what retirement was about then I never wanted to retire. He will certainly be...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Hugh Sweatt - Central City, KY

“Rest in jesus Mr. Nat ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Valentino Simpao - Greenville, KY

“So very sorry he will truly be missed grew up with this family love all of them Prayers and love for all. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Jo Horsley(Moore) - Greenville, KY


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Greenville—Nat Junior Nofsinger, 92, of Greenville, passed away on January 6th, 2020, at 9:55AM at his residence.

Nat was born on July 11, 1927, in Nelson Creek, Kentucky. He was a builder and carpenter for Malone Lumber Company, a coal miner with Duncan Coal Company and Gibraltar Coal Mining Company, and owned and operated Shady Cliff Resort on Lake Malone for thirty-six years. He was a member of Second Baptist Church in Greenville, where he helped build their first church. He was a US Army veteran, having served in World War II. He loved playing baseball, building houses, hunting, fishing, making jewelry, carpentry work, UK basketball, and most importantly, spending time with his beloved family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Nat W. and Lola Nofsinger, his brothers W.C. Nofsinger and Bobby Nofsinger, and his son, Nat Bryant Nofsinger.

Survivors include his wife of seventy years, Anna Jean Wilson Nofsinger; his daughter, Kim (Larry) Wardrip of Greenville; and grandchildren Whitney (James) Bundren, Seth Wardrip, Gatlin Nofsinger, and Natalie Nofsinger.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 9th, 2020, at 2pm at Second Baptist Church in Greenville, with Rev. Bob Thurman officiating, assisted by Mr. Paul Moore. Visitation will be held at the church preceding the funeral that morning, from 10am-2pm. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Greenville, with graveside military services. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.