October 1, 1933 - November 23, 2017
Mary Frances Hedrick Shifflett, age 84 years, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Thursday, November 23, 2017 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown under the care of West Virginia Caring. She had been in declining health, although her death was unexpected. Frances was born in Bemis, WV on October 1, 1933, a daughter of the late Clarence and Susie Alice Thompson Hedrick. On February 22, 1952 in Baltimore, MD., she was married to Calvin Hansbrough Shifflett who survives in Elkins. Also surviving are five daughters and one son, Cathy S. Phillips and husband DeNeal, Bridgeport, WV, David K. Shifflett, Elkins, Kimberly S. Thompson and husband Lanny, Sully, WV, Sherry L. Bonner and husband Dave of Dry Fork, WV, Patricia A. Thompson and husband Don, Sully, WV and Sandra D. Shifflett of Belington, WV; eight grandchildren, Christopher D. Phillips, Casey Eichler, Christa Shifflett, Derek Shifflett, Brandon Sipe, Cody Thompson, Adam Bonner and Travis Bonner and twelve great grandchildren, Morganne, Macey, Haley, Hayden, Olivia, Emma, Anthony, Zayden, Gunner, Landyn and Nevaeh, many cousins, nieces and nephews and a special cousin, Carolyn Sage was raised with Frances. Also preceding her in death was a son, Bradley Calvin Shifflett and a granddaughter, Tara Brooke Sipe. Frances attended school in Bemis, WV and graduated from Elkins High School. She retired as Post- Mistress at the Glady Post Office after thirty years of service. She enjoyed spending time with her family; stamp collecting, scrap booking and spending time in Bemis, WV. The family would like to thank the staff of Ruby Memorial Hospital, the Rosenbaum House and West Virginia Caring. Friends may call from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm Monday, November 27th from the funeral home chapel with Rev. Brian L. Seders officiating. Interment will follow in the Elkins Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rosenbaum House, 30 Family House Drive, Morgantown, WV 26505 or to West Virginia Caring, 3363 University Ave., Morgantown, WV 26505 in memory of Mrs. Shifflett. The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Mary Frances Hedrick Shifflett. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.
Mary Frances Hedrick Shifflett, age 84 years, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Thursday, November 23, 2017 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown under the care of West Virginia Caring. She had been in declining health, although... View Obituary & Service Information
Obituary & Service
Mary Frances Hedrick Shifflett, age 84 years, a resident of Elkins,...View More
Photos & Videos
Share and view memories of Mary...View Photos & Videos
Add family, history, photos and more...Visit The Family Tree