Blacksburg -- Loretta Goldie Miller Shaffer, 84, of 1118 Caldwell Road, passed away Saturday, November 16th, 2019, at her residence.
She was the widow of Homer Shaffer and the daughter of the late Harry George Miller and Blanche Brown Miller. Mrs. Shaffer was a homemaker and was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church in Blacksburg.
Mrs. Shaffer is survived by four daughters, Phyllis Jean Pierce, Deborah Mercer, Joyce Reusch, and Michelle Hollman; one brother, Harry Miller, Jr.; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by her grandson, Lane Thomas Hollman.
The family will receive friends on Monday, November 18th, 2019, from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary, 400 West Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, South Carolina 29702. Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Ken Lane officiating. Interment will follow at Clingman Memorial Gardens, 1219 East Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, SC. Matthew Reusch, Josh Reusch, Brandon James Nance, Jayme Christopher Nance, David Wood, and Shane Michael Pierce will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Fundraising Office, 2101 Rexford Road #165W, Charlotte, NC 28211
The family will be at their respective homes.
The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com.
The Blacksburg location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the Shaffer family.