Naomi Jean Perkins Shaffer

Published 4:00 pm Friday, March 23, 2018

Mrs. Naomi Jean Perkins Shaffer, 95, of Bermuda Run died  March 18, 2018 at Bermuda Village Health Care Center surrounded by the love of family and friends.

She was born April 25, 1922 in Mt. Vernon, Ohio to Harry Elwood Perkins and Hazel Olive Daniels Perkins.

Mrs. Shaffer was preceded in death by her husband, George Edgar Shaffer.

Surviving: a son, Stephen Douglas Shaffer (Joanne LeDonne); 3 grandchildren, Erik (Karen Shaffer), Katherine and Meredith (Gary McElhiney); and 5 great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Kaylee, Jeremiah, Garrett, and Bentley.

She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University. She was a teacher in the Ohio public school system. She was a docent at Reynolda House for several years and was a bridge player, reader and bird watcher. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held later at Clemmons United Methodist Church.  The family will receive friends following the service.

Memorials: Clemmons UMC, 3930 Clemmons Rd., Clemmons,   27012.