Barbara Jean Shaffer, 69, of Ozark Acres, daughter of the late Charles and Adaline Durrow Ziemsen, was born July 9, 1935, in Milwaukee, Wis. She died Nov. 13, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
She was united in marriage to Franklin C. Shaffer Nov. 17, 1956, in Madison, Wis. She was a homemaker and member of Spring Lake Baptist Church at Ozark Acres.
Survivors include her children -- Kimberly Ann (Billy Joe) Gann of Ozark Acres, Peggy Sue Shaffer of Williford, Michael Joseph Shaffer of Cape Cod, Mass., Karen Marie Shaffer of Ash Flat, and Scott Edward (Brandy) Shaffer of Jonesboro; sisters -- Marjorie Metros of Shawano, Wis., and Betty Marshall of Port Angeles, Wash.; grandchildren -- Amanda Graddy, James Emanuel, Melinda Yockey, Nicolette Johnson, Franklin Emanuel, Kyle Shaffer, and Lyndsey and Logan Shaffer; great-grandchildren -- Braden and Matthew Graddy and Brianna Johnson.
She was preceded in death by her husband; a daughter, Nancy Jane Shaffer; and her parents.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Spring Lake Baptist Church at Ozark Acres with burial at Baker Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.