Merril “Jay” Schaffer Jr.

November 17, 1954 - January 13, 2021 (66 years old)

Kinston, North Carolina

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Edwards Funeral Home & Cremations Inc

Merril “Jay” Schaffer Jr.

November 17, 1954 - January 13, 2021 (66 years old)

Kinston, North Carolina

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Merril Schaffer Jr. of Kinston, North Carolina, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, who passed away on January 13, 2021, at the age of 66, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends can light a candle as a loving gesture for their loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of Merril Schaffer Jr. to show support.

He was predeceased by : his mother Kayla Thomas Bross of Cincinnati, OH.. He is survived by : his father Merril Lehman Schaffer, Sr. of Tavares, FL; his wife Susan Schaffer; his step-sons, Mickey Winfree of Oak Island, NC and Shannon Winfree of Tucson, AZ; his daughter Brenda Schaffer Hager of Corinth, Kentucky; his grandchildren, Hanna Beckman and Korbe Winfree of Summerville, SC; his great grandchildren, Audrey and Ruth Beckman of Summerville, SC; and his brothers, Jeff Schaffer of Cincinnati, OH and Ted Schaffer of Cincinnati, OH..

A funeral service was held on Friday, January 15th 2021 at 2:00 PM at the St. Mary's Episcopal Church (800 Rountree St, Kinston, NC 28501). A committal service was held on Saturday, January 16th 2021 at 12:00 PM at the Bennett Family Cemetery. Due to the current pandemic there will be no visitation or reception.

Jay requests that in Lieu of Flowers, please consider donating to Mary's Kitchen an outreach of St. Mary's Episcopal Church.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Edwards Funeral Home & Cremations Inc



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Jan 15

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St. Mary's Episcopal Church
800 Rountree St, Kinston, NC 28501

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Jan 16

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Bennett Family Cemetery

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