Dannie C. Sheffield Jr.

dannie sheffield

Dannie C. “Cappy” Sheffield, Jr. of Raeford, NC, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2022, at his home.

He was born in Pinehurst, NC, on August 12, 1952, to the late Dannie C. Sheffield, Sr. and Barbara Daniel Sheffield. He spent much of his youth in Southern Pines, NC. His family moved to Ocean Isle Beach to open a retail Seafood and Grocery business when he was fifteen. He graduated from Shallotte High School and attended Sandhills Community College, where he obtained an Associate Degree in Radiography Technology. He worked at several hospitals in the Southeast and later worked as a traveling Radiography Technician in New Mexico, Massachusetts, Tennessee, Virginia, Alabama, California, and several remote villages in Alaska.  He was an avid reader and enjoyed spending his time shooting at gun ranges. 

He is survived by wife, Nancy Waite Sheffield of Granite Falls, NC; his brother Gardner Sheffield of Greensboro, NC; his children Casey Sheffield Vaughn (Luke) of Raeford, NC, Ashley Sheffield Phillips (Ken) of Seven Lakes, NC,  Dannie C. “Trey” Sheffield, III (Michelle) of Jacksonville, NC, Jacob Sheffield (Beth) of San Diego, CA; along with 8 grandchildren and 2 great grand-children. 

The family is planning a private memorial service. 

Powell Funeral Home is honored to serve the Sheffield family.

Online condolences may be left at www.pinesfunerals.com 

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  1. Dannie was just a month older than me, I was born on September 14, 1952. With Sincere Sympathy, May beautiful memories strengthen you during difficult hours. Very sorry for your loss.

  2. Gardner, so sorry for your family’s loss. I have good movies of Danny while you all lived in Shallotte. May the peace of God comfort all of you.

  3. My condolences to Dannie’s family I did not know him, but Nancy is my cousin and I send my thoughts and prayers , my husband passed away recently as well. I send my love to you Nancy we have many memories from growing up in NY I hope we can see each after some time has passed.

  4. “Cappy” was the best friend I could have ever had! He was truly a good person to all. My sympathy goes out to his whole family.

  5. Dannie, I’m going to miss you so much more than you know. Working at GIMC, our talks, care & patience will NEVER be forgotten. Now, You can be the noisy neighbor. Thanks 4Ever & Hugz

  6. My condolences. Loves hugs and kisses to all you guys. I am so sorry for your loss. You’ll be missed Dannie

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