Eric Jackson Shankland, 37, of 640 Adams Road, Owingsville, KY, passed away Wednesday May 24, 2023 at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY.
Born December 3, 1985 at Morehead, KY to Joseph Shankland and Vickey Conn Shankland. He was a graduate of Bath County High School Class of 2004, was a self employed carpenter and was of the Church Of God faith.
Survivors include his wife: Maggie Hardin Shankland, his children: Emma Kay and Laiken Lynn Shankland, parents: Joseph and Vickey Conn Shankland, brother: Joey L. Shankland and wife Amber, sisters: Valerie F. Shankland and her husband Adam and Brittany M. Shankland, maternal grandmother: Bonnie Conn, his father and mother in law: Joe and Linda Hardin, brothers in law: Nathan Hardin, Caliem Hardin and Manuel Hardin and special friend: Grant Rudd. Several nieces, nephews and extended family members also survive.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother: Ruby M. Tackett Lee, grandfather: Randolph Conn, great-grandparents: Jack and Nannie Tackett and a cousin: Dustin Conn.
Visitation will be Saturday evening May 27, 2023 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Midland First Church Of God.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday May 28, 2023 at 2:00 PM at Powell Funeral Home with Pastor Bush Stevenson officiating. Burial will follow in the Hardin Family Cemetery, Salt Lick, KY.
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