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Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home

5800 W 12TH ST, Little Rock, AR

OBITUARY

Jack Lee Sheffer

November 18, 1934May 18, 2020

Jack L. Sheffer, 85, of Little Rock, died May 18, 2020. Born November 18, 1934 in Portand, Indiana, he was the son of Ervin and Faye Cole Sheffer. He retired in 1978 as Lieutenant Colonel with the United States Air Force. He was a graduate of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. He loved his family dearly and enjoyed model airplanes and fishing.

Preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 54 years, Jean Havens Sheffer; and his sister, Betty Markley, he is survived by his daughter, Vickie Gann (Rick) of Bryant, Arkansas and a nephew, Evan Markley.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2020 in the chapel of Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth, 5800 W. 12th St., Little Rock (661-9111) with Rev. Ben Leonard officiating. Full Military Honors will be provided by Little Rock Air Force Base Funeral Honors Team. Interment will be private at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday, My 25th at the funeral home. To sign the online guestbook, click “Add A Memory” at: www.griffinleggetthealeyroth.com

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, May 25, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Vera White

May 24, 2020

Jack Shaffer redid our closets when he owned the Closet Factory. He was very professional, knowledgeable with just the right touch of folksy. We liked working with him so much that he did the work on two other subsequent moves. He was a very nice man and I always wondered how he was doing. Prayers for your family for good memories of this wonderful and innovative man.

God bless you Vera White

Johnny Green

May 24, 2020

I retired from the USAF and became an Auctioneer and had the privilege of auctioning Col Sheffer’s cabinet shop for him. He attended many of my other auctions and we spent lots of enjoyable time reminiscing on our time in the AF.

My sincere condolences to the family

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