Jhnell Virginia's Story
PRINCETON — Jhnell Virginia Stewart Shifflett, 91, of Princeton went to be with her Lord & Savior, Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 30, 2017.
Born September 17, 1925 in Tenn.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Sparks Robert Shifflett; three sons, Larry, Steven and Michael Shifflett along with two siblings; Sally and Sam.
Jhnell believed strongly in the mission of Appalachian Teen Challenge program & its drug abuse ministries. She was a faithful member of Willowbrook Baptist Church in Princeton, enjoyed quilting, reading and working with her flower garden. Anyone who knew Jhnell knew she liked a good auction and never passed up a bargain.
Left to cherish her memory, one son Robert S. Shifflett Sr. & wife Cathy of MD, grandchildren: Robbie, Amy, Stacey, Stevie, Rachel & Rebecca. 11 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild. Brother Donnie Stewart & wife Martha of Pembroke, VA, Sister, Vivian & Bonnie of TN, Margaret of MD. Special friends Lou & Freddie Belcher and her faithful friend & Paper Boy 365 days a year, Charlie Miller.
Services to celebrate the Jhnell Shifflett life will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Emory Marchant officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton.
Friends may call Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until the service hour at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com
Friends and family will serve as pallbearers.
The Shifflett family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on April 2, 2017