Dolores Eugene Murlin Shaffer, age 76 of Guthrie, Okla., formerly of Baxter Springs Kan. passed from this life Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Logan County, in Guthrie, Okla.

Dolores was born May 15, 1935, in Stillwater, Okla. to the union of Eugene Leroy and Wynona (Dickey) Murlin. She was united in marriage to Benny (Benn) Ray Shaffer, Sr. November 28, 1953 in Perkins, Okla. He preceded her in death May 21, 2005.

Along with her husband, Dolores was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by two sons, Benny Ray Shaffer, Jr. of Griffin, Ga., and Dave Allen Shaffer of Atlanta, Ga; two daughters, Kim Michelle Shaffer Cook of Jones, Okla. and Stacy Lynn Shaffer Castillo of Baxter Springs, Kan.; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside services, officiated by Rev. Dennis Johnson were held on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Pleasant View Cemetery, Baxter Springs, Kan.