Roy Franklin Shaffer of Huntington
Roy Franklin Shaffer, 73, of Huntington, WV, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013 at his residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, with Brother Ray Williamson officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery at Wayne. He was born September 13, 1939 in Kanawha County, WV, a son of the late Howard Franklin and Ruth Hatfield Shaffer. Roy was a retired welder for ACF Industries and was a member of the Faith Freewill Baptist Church of Lavalette. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and member of American Legion Post 93 of Kenova. Roy also was a volunteer at the Huntington VA Medical Center. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Stacy Marie Shaffer. Survivors include his wife, Emma Adkins Shaffer; a son, Terry Wayne Shaffer (Valerie) of Orlando, FL; a sister, Mary Sue Hatcher (Earl) of Roanoke, VA; and two grandchildren, Shianna Shaffer of Louisville, KY and Matthew Shaffer of Orlando, FL. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Morris Funeral Home.