William Lester Jeffers, Jr., 84

 

William Lester Jeffers, Jr., 84, passed away on Sunday,
September 28, 2014. He was born June 11, 1930 in Blackshear, Georgia to
the late William & Veren Jeffers, Sr. William had lived most of his life
in Jacksonville, FL before moving to Nahunta, GA ten years ago and was a
member of Church of God by faith. Survivors include his wife of 66 years,
Myrtle; sons, Lester Jeffers (Donna), Leroy Jeffers (Libby), Wesley
Jeffers (Lora), Donnie Jeffers (Crystal), Richard Jeffers; daughters,
Belinda “Sally” Jeffers (Phillip Fain), Genevieve Moore (Joe); brothers,
Clinton, Stokey, Glossen; sister, Lavetia; 16 grandchildren; 30 great
grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; a host of other relatives and
friends. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 2, at 11 AM in
the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road, Jacksonville,
with Rev. Eric Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in Peoria
Cemetery in Doctors Inlet, FL. The family will receive friends on
Wednesday evening (TODAY) from 6-8PM at the funeral home, 714-1110.