Robert Henry Wofford, age 69, Harrodsburg, husband of Carolyn Dunn Wofford, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at UK Medical Center in Lexington. Born December 29, 1950 in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Henry and Maggie (Jackson) Wofford. He was a graduate of Harrodsburg High School and attended Eastern Kentucky University during which time he joined the United States Air Force. He was retired from several jobs, first as a bailiff at the Mercer County Court House and then served as a security guard at Ephraim McDowell RMC, Haggin Memorial Hospital, Northpoint Training Center, Hitachi and Corning Glass Works. Robert, in his spare time, liked to write, work on the computer and enjoyed going to the movies and watching them at home. He was a Member of the St. Peter AME Church in Harrodsburg.
Survivors other than his wife include two daughters: Cynthia Latopa and Savanna Wofford both of Harrodsburg; two sons Chris (Chele) Bryant of Hutto, TX and Dennis Wofford of Harrodsburg, KY; two sisters Lauretta Merriweather of NY and Francelia Mosley of TX; two brothers Eric Wofford of Naples, FL and Mark Anthony Wofford of Harrodsburg; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and a host of friends. Robert was preceded in death by a son, Robert Wofford, Jr.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 pm, Thursday, August 27, 2020 at Sims Funeral Services by Bro Kenneth Golphin, Bro. Donald Wayne Smith and Bro. Terry Cornish. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Harrodsburg.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 27, 2020 from11:00 am until the time of service at Sims Funeral Services.
Pallbearers are: Duke Dunn, Charles Dunn, Germaine Dunn, Chris Bryant, Terry Cornish, and Dennis Wofford.
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