He was preceded in death by father, Henry Gary Shaneyfelt, mother, Era McClure Shaneyfelt, daughter, Melissa Jean Stewart, sister, Shirley Self, and two brothers, Buford and T.J. Shaneyfelt.
Surviving are wife, Mattie Meeks Shaneyfelt, son, Rickey (daughter-in-law, Chris) Shaneyfelt of New Hope, granddaughter, Lacey Cross, grandson, Wesley Shaneyfelt, and two brothers, Ed Shaneyfelt of Madison, and J.W. Shaneyfelt of Huntsville.
Visitation will be Tuesday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday at 1:00 pm with Bro. Mike Shaneyfelt officiating.
Interment will be in the Gipson Cemetery.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses of the 5th floor Respiratory Unit at Huntsville Hospital for the support and care extended to Mr. Shaneyfelt during his illness.