Christine Gail Schaeffer, 72, supervisor at UNCW Fair Trade Market who loved her customers

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Christine Gail Schaeffer
Christine Gail Schaeffer

Christine Gail Schaeffer, 72, of Boiling Spring Lakes, died at 7:09 a.m. Friday, April 29, 2016, at her home. Christine was born August 28, 1943, in Wilmington to Luther James and Addie Powers Cameron. She graduated from New Hanover High School in 1961.

She was the supervisor of Fair Trade Market in Cameron Hall at UNCW. She loved her job, but she loved her customers and colleagues even more.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jimmy; and three brothers and five sisters.

She is survived by her sons, Phillip, Stephen, Matthew and David; daughters, Diane and Dorothea; grandchildren, Dianna, Danielle, Kevin, Cameron, Bridget, Timothy, Cassie, Eli, Justin, Kara, Tyler and Cameron; and great-grandchildren, Chase and Desmond.

A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, at Andrews Mortuary on Market Street. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 4, at The Church of God in Ogden, 246 Middle Sound Loop Road. Burial will follow in Oleander Memorial Cemetery, Wilmington.

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