Mary E. Shafer, 87 of Wapella, IL passed away 12:30 P.M. January 4, 2016 at her family home in Wapella, IL.
Services will be 11 A.M. Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Decatur, IL with Pastor John Lewis officiating. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be directed to Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Decatur, IL.
Mary was born September 21, 1928 in Wapella, IL the daughter of Thomas and Lillie (Chapman) Morris. She married Jack Leon Shafer December 24, 1949 in Clinton, IL. He passed away October 2, 2005.
Survivors include her 2 sons: Larry (Mary Anne) Shafer, Marion, IL and Rodney E. (Lisa) Shafer, Winder, GA; 3 brothers and 3 sisters: John (Marlene) Morris, Benld, IL, Nancy (Frank) Jurica, Lincoln, NB, Jim (Juanita) Morris, Clinton, IL, Helen Webb, Lovington, MI, Linda Morris, Clinton, IL, Marty (Freda) Morris, Clinton, IL; along with 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in by her parents, 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
Mary was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church of Decatur, IL and was a devoted Christian.