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William Herbert Sheaffer

October 21, 1967 ~ June 25, 2022 (age 54)

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Clayton - Mr. William H. Sheaffer, 54 transitioned Saturday, June 25, 2022 at his home.

William Sheaffer was born on October 21, 1967, to the late Londa Rios and William Benefield, in Philadelphia, PA.

He was educated and graduated from Olney High School. With an unfaltering desire to further his education, William enrolled at James Sprunt Community College in Kenansville, NC. Through diligence and hard work, he received his childcare credentials. life caring for individuals with disabilities.  

William was preceded in death by his parents and a niece, Jeannie Rios-Neuby.

He leaves behind loving memories of his kind and gentle nature and will be missed by his life partner, Ronnell McGill of Clayton; children, Destiny McGill of Raleigh, NC, Miracle, Elijah, and Elias McGill of the home; sister, Debbie Rios of Philadelphia, PA; four brothers, Keity Sheaffer (Lisa), Ronald Sheaffer, John Sheaffer, Elwood Sheaffer all of Philadelphia, PA; extended family, Pamela Best (Kenneth) of Kenansville, NC and Angela McGill of Warsaw, NC; special niece, Elsa Rios-Serrano; other loving family members and friends.


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Funeral Service
June 30, 2022

12:00 PM
Winn Chapel Church
110 Smith St.
Mt. Olive, NC 28365

Interment following funeral service
June 30, 2022

Smith Family Cemetery
John Warren Rd.
Faison, NC 28341

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