Dennis Eugene Shaffer, 49, of New London, passed away surrounded by his loving family Monday December 4, 2017 at his home after battling liver cancer. His memorial service will be 4 PM on Thursday December 7, 2017 at Stanly Funeral Cremation Care Chapel with Rev. Brandon King officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 PM until 4 PM prior to the service.
Dennis was born on March 30, 1968 in Mecklenburg County, NC and was the son of Frances Louise Hartis McMahan and Richard Edward McMahan. He was an employee with Southeastern Plumbing and Heating.
Mr. Shaffer is survived by his wife Patricia Louise Sterling Shaffer of the home. Other survivors include a son Brandon Shaffer of Locust, NC, daughter Hailey Shaffer Barbee (Scott) of Locust, NC, a brother Michael Cagle (Jules) of Rock Hill, SC, sisters Pamela Barrett of Albemarle, NC, Karen Massey of Charlotte, NC, and Kim Strickland of Pennington, GA., six grandchildren Kaiden Barbee, Alissa Merchel, Sierrha Rose, Aubree Dobson, Sabrea Murphy and Joseph Hadley, II, stepsons Daniel Murphy (Tammy) of Olean, NY, Joseph Hadley and girlfriend Amanda Smith of Denton, NC, stepdaughters Kimberly Murphy of Denton, NC and Jennifer Hadley and Fiancé Jason Dobson of Ceres, NY.