June 27, 1939 ~ September 9, 2022
Donnie Albert Sheffield Jr. (DA), 83, died peacefully on September 9, 2022 with his loving family by his side.
DA, also lovingly called Pawpaw by his family, loved spending time with family, especially his grandkids. Pawpaw never met a stranger. He always had a smile and a joking manner with anyone he met. He was loved and adored by all who knew him. He had a passion for fishing, poker and especially racing. He will be greatly missed but never forgotten.
DA was a native of Moore County and a graduate of Elise High School class of 1957. He worked at Harrelson Rubber Company, Oliver Rubber Company and was supervisor for many years at Ithaca Hosiery Mill.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Donnie and Nettie Sheffield; brother: Jerry Sheffield; nephew: Steven Sheffield; aunt: Stella Davis.
DA is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Norma (Pat;, son: Jeff and wife Kris; stepsons: Bobby Shaw and wife Carla, Scott Shaw: stepdaughter: Norma (Sis) McPheron and husband Buddy.
Pawpaw had 9 grandchildren: Joshua Sheffield and wife Joni, Katelyn Sheffield (Joseph Hussey), Jessie Sheffield and wife Sam, Frankie Shaw and wife Stacie, April Shaw, Amber Shaw, Kayla Wiggins and husband Michael, Buddy Shaw and Hunter Shaw, Stephanie Brixey and husband Timmy.
Pawpaw had 12 great grandchildren: Kolbie, Evan, Adin, Trace, Jaci, Greyson, Jackson, Josiah, Bennie, Clayton, Mason, Kaysen, Bryson, Jackson and arriving in November Joanna.
He is also survived by sister-in-law: Clara Sheffield; nephew: Kenneth Sheffield.
Funeral service will be 3:00 PM, Thursday, September 15, 2022 at Kennedy Funeral Home, officiated by Reverend George Townsend . Burial will follow at Pine Rest Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his son, Jeff.
Condolences on line at pinesfunerals.com
Funeral Service: September 15, 2022 3:00 pm
Kennedy Funeral Home
241 N Middleton Street
Robbinsq, NC 27325