Judith "Judy" Shaffer

South Charleston WV

Judith "Judy" Shaffer

Judith L. “Judy” Shaffer, 81, of South Charleston, WV, formerly of Elkview, WV passed away on October 4, 2021.

She was born in Beckley, WV to Elbert Russell and Reba Bailey Copenhaver. She retired from CAMC Memorial Hospital’s Registration Department. She loved spending time with family and friends and enjoyed playing bingo.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard.

Judy is survived by her daughters, Debbie Shaffer and Julie (Jimmy) Diehl; grandsons, Chris (Megan) Diehl and Michael Fields; five great grandchildren; siblings, Norma Simms and Gary Copenhaver.

A service to Honor the Life of Judy will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Snodgrass Funeral Home, South Charleston with Minister Mark Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in Elk Hills Memorial Park. Friends may visit one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Thank you to her special friend and caregiver, Tammie Matheny.

We respectfully ask that you wear a mask at all times while inside the facility.

Memories of Judy may be shared by visiting and selecting the obituary. Arrangements are in care of Snodgrass Funeral Home.

2 replies
  1. Alice McNealy Snead says:

    Julie, Jimmy, Chris and family we are so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. All our love to you all, Alice Snead and Teresa Carrier

  2. Kimberly Painter Eskew says:

    Debbie and Julie,

    I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Mom. Always loved visiting you all growing up. Praying for comfort during this time. Love, Kim

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  • Thursday, October 7
  • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Funeral Service

  • Thursday, October 7
  • 11:00 AM