Earnest " Richard " JeffersNovember 12, 1946 ~ May 28, 2017 (age 70)
Danville, Va. - It is with profound sorrow we announce the death of Mr. Earnest " Richard" Jeffers 70, of Yanceyville, NC, who passed Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the residence of his son 457 Northmont Blvd. Danville, Va..
Mr. Jeffers was born to the late Luther Jeffers and Lizziefield McCain Jeffers on November 22, 1946. He worked as a custodian at the Brian Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Yanceyville, NC.
He was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Roberta Long Jeffers.
He leaves to cherish his memories two sons, Earnest “Scooter” Jeffers of Danville, VA., Perry Lamont Jeffers of Blanch, NC; a special friend, Janie Watkins; 4 sisters, Channie Foster (Jimmy) of Danville, VA., Clara Foster, Geraldine Wiley (Robert), and Ida Allen, all of Yanceyville, NC; four sister-in-laws, Catherine Moore (Lawrence) of Blanch, NC, Alma Stokes of Yanceyville, NC, Shirdina Long of Mebane, NC, Peggy Long of Danville, VA and a host of grandchildren; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.