Henry “Boo” Donald Shifflett, Sr., 79, of 117 Lowman Drive, Millboro, Virginia, passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Augusta Health in Fishersville, Virginia
He was born September 18, 1937 in Augusta Springs, Virginia, the son of the late Gilbert Earl Shifflett and Thelma Louise Jackson Shifflett. He was married to the late Joyce Rose Wade Shifflett. He worked as a mechanic and a truck driver. He enjoyed the outdoors and working on cars and trucks.
He is survived by a son, Henry “Skip” Donald Shifflett, Jr. of Millboro; 2 brothers, Wallace Shiflett of Staunton, Virginia and Danny Ray Shiflett & wife Annie of Craigsville, Virginia; 3 sisters, Joyce Brooks & friend Ernie Knuckles, Patricia Varner, and Bea Hammer & husband Don all of Staunton; 4 grandchildren, William Shifflett, Megan DeFranco & husband Stephen, Patricia Michaels and Travis Shifflett; 5 great grandchildren; a brother-in-law Stanley Wade & wife Charlotte; and a sister-in-law Betty Wade.
He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Earl & Bobby Shiflett; a sister Louise Fridley; a granddaughter, Heather Marie; and a brother-in-law William “Bill” Wade.
A graveside funeral service will be conducted 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery in Millboro with Reverend Rob Sherrard officiating. Pallbearers will be Henry “Skip” Shifflett, William Shifflett, Travis Shifflett, Pete Brinkley, Gary Fridley and Stephen DeFranco.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Millboro Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to millborofuneralhome.com.