He was a retired self-employed excavator and a member of the Palestine United Methodist Church in Dexter.
He is survived by his wife, Glenda (Calhoun) Sholar of Aurora; one daughter, Michelle Jones of Cadiz.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Barnett Sholar and Isa Lee (Wilson) Sholar; two brothers, Miles Sholar and Hoover Sholar; and one sister, Launa Miller.
Funeral services were held May 10, in the Chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton.
Rev. Robert McKinney and Rev. David Allbritten officiated.
Interment will follow in the Palestine Cemetery, Dexter.