Shawn Flora, age 47, of Covington, KY, passed from this life on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at his home.

He was born on September 15, 1969. He was the beloved son of Beverly Stafford, of Monticello, KY.

He was of the Baptist faith. Shawn was a gentle, kind and caring son who loved nature and his three cats, Tux, Flora and Boogie Boy. The cats are at the SPCA in Cincinnati in hopes that they will soon be adopted.  Shawn also loved being on the lake and enjoyed playing golf. He will always be loved and missed by his mother.

Shawn is survived by his mother, Beverly Stafford, and her husband, Dwayne Stafford, of Monticello, KY.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Carroll and Marie Flora, as well as his uncles, Larry Flora, Robert Flora and Thomas Flora.

A visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 beginning at 12:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with a Memorial Service to be held at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home. His mother asks that if anyone would like to share pictures or fond memories of Shawn, you are more than welcome to do so.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home, Somerset, KY is entrusted with the arrangements for Shawn Flora.