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Violet "Vi" Weaver Shiffer

April 29, 1927 — July 5, 2023

Wilson, NC

Violet "Vi" Weaver Shiffer

Vi Shiffer, age 96, was born in Berrysburg, PA on April 29, 1927 to parents, Lottie Teeter Weaver and Charles M. Weaver.  She moved to Wilson, NC on July 4, 1965 with her husband, Cloyd J. “CJ” Shiffer, her son, Keith (Greg) and daughter, Chris.  She was employed at Kenly Manufacturing Company where she was head of the shipping department until retirement.


Vi and Cloyd were faithful members of Ascension Lutheran Church from 1965 to present.  They loved their church and made many lifetime friends there.  They especially enjoyed participating in the Food for Friends Saturday “Meals On Wheels” program with other church members.


A private graveside service will be held at a later date for the convenience of the family.


She is survived by her son, Keith G. Shiffer and wife, JoAnn, daughter, Chris S. Boyette and husband, Charles; grandchildren, Erik Shiffer and wife, Yvonne, Jennifer Shiffer Wills and husband, Michael, Katherine Boyette Roland and husband, Zachary; great-grandchildren, Jackson Shiffer, Grace Berkhoudt, Lane Wills, Kate Wills, Avery Roland and wife, Alexis, Shepherd Roland; great-great-grandchild, Lilly Berkhoudt, and many much-loved nieces and nephews.


In addition to her mother and father, she was preceded in death by her husband of 71 years, Cloyd J. Shiffer; sister, Evelyn M. Doyne; and brother, Gary C. Weaver.


We sincerely thank Spring Arbor of Wilson, Assisted Living and Cottage Care Services for all the time and effort you provided for our Mother, Gramma, GG to make her happy and comfortable for over five years in your compassionate care.


In lieu of flowers, memorials in Vi’s memory may be directed to Mulligans Fore Kids (PO Box 3413, Wilson, NC 27895) or the charity of your choice.


Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at

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