In memory of
BURLINGTON - Bobby Shoffner, 76, of 1224 Collins Dr. transitioned from his labor to his reward on March 26th, 2020 at his home. Mr. Shoffner was born on January 10th, 1944 in Burlington, NC to Bronnie and Harold Shoffner. He was raised by his grandmother Queenie Lee. He attended Jordan Sellers High School, class of 1962. He married June Leath and they were married for 53 years. They raised 5 children; 4 daughters, Bronnie Shoffner, Charlotte, NC, Stella Shoffner, Burlington, NC, Gina Shoffner (Tyron), Haw River, NC, and Barbara (Charles "Shaikh Jibreel") Speight, Anaheim, CA, and 1 son, William (Tammi) Shoffner, and 10 grandchildren as well as 5 great-grandchildren. In his youth he enjoyed playing recreational softball and later became an umpire. Prior to his retirement he had various supervisor roles and after his retirement spent years working in the school system. Mr. Shoffner was a member of Augustus 642 Free and Accepted Masons. He enjoyed spending time with his family and attending church services at his home church, Springdale A.M.E. Church where he served as a Steward and was an active member of the church choir. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bronnie and Harold Shoffner, and his brothers Thomas "Weldon" Shoffner, and William Jones. Mr. Shoffner can be viewed on Sunday March 29th at Sharpe Funeral Home from 1 to 7 pm. The homegoing services will be private, due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 restrictions. Sharpe Funeral Home has the pleasure of serving the Shoffner Family.
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