Joan Marie Sullivan Shifflett
Joan Marie Sullivan Shifflett,
67, of Stuarts Draft, VA went to be with the Lord on
Saturday, May 21, 2016 at her residence. She was
born on October 27, 1948 in Albemarle County to the
late Ellis and Virginia Shifflett Sullivan.
Joan graduated from Albemarle
County High School in 1967. Soon after she married
the love of her life, William and together they
raised their sons. She loved her children and
grandchildren, fishing and working in her garden
regularly. She was a very hard worker and retired
from Mckee Foods after many years of service.
She is survived by her husband of
49 years, William Monty Shifflett; her sons, Jeffrey
Scott Shifflett and his wife, Paula and Travis Wade
Shifflett, two brothers, Steve Sullivan and his
companion, Paula Sims and Carroll Sullivan and his
wife, Nancy; four grandchildren, Kolt, Austin, Trey
and Shannon; two great grandchildren, Chloe and
Bryson and two special caregivers, Barbara Thompson
and Amy Brown.
A graveside service will be held
on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Evergreen
Cemetery with Pastor Gordon Miller officiating.
The family will receive friends
from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. with a Memorial Service to
celebrate Joan’s life beginning at 4:30 p.m. on
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at
Lynside Mennonite Church 648 Mt.
Torrey Rd Lyndhurst, VA 22952. The family welcomes
everyone to join them for a meal following the
In lieu of flowers, memorial
contributions may be made in her name to Hospice of
the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Suite 300,
Charlottesville, VA 22911.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling