Doris (Shafer) May

May 26, 1924 ~ January 11, 2022 (age 97)


Mrs. Doris E. (Shafer) May 97, a resident of Trenton, Missouri and former Browning, Missouri resident died at 2:13 P.M., Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at the Sunnyview Nursing Home, Trenton, Missouri.

Her body was cremated under the direction of Slater-Neal Funeral Home, Trenton, Missouri. Because of Covid concerns, graveside services will be held at a later date.

Memorials to Mt Zion Christian Church or Mt Zion Cemetery Association of Humphreys. They may be left with the funeral home.

Mrs. May was born May 26, 1924 in Humphreys, Missouri the daughter of Hubert and Vena Cawood Shafer. She graduated from Humphreys High School and spent most of her life in the Humphreys area.

She was married to Dewayne May on November 22, 1942 at Trenton. He preceded her in death on August 13, 2009.

Her survivors include her children Jerry (Jane) May, Lawrence, Kansas, Cheryl (Charles) Ingraham, Lathrop, Missouri, Larry (Bev) May, Browning, Missouri; nine grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers Leroy Shafer, her twin Donald Shafer, Francis Shafer, one daughter-in-law Sharon May and one granddaughter Laura Jo May. 

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