Howard Walton Faughn, 85, of Metropolis, died Sunday, May 30, 2021, in Paducah, Kentucky.

He was born in Unionville, on May 14, 1936, and was of the Christian faith. He was known for teaching, barbing, singing, and teaching motorcycle safety courses. He lived for the Lord and church.

Mr. Faughn was a retired barber and former owner of Pademos Barber Shop. He also taught barbering at West Kentucky Vocational School for 20 years.

Surviving are his two grandsons, Jermey Childers of Paducah and Robbie Smith of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard Golightly Faughn and Matiam Hope Faughn.

He will be cremated per his wishes and no services will be held. He will be buried at Pell Cemetery in Brookport.

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Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

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