Margarie (Watlington) JeffriesMay 2, 1944 ~ October 3, 2017 (age 73)
Yanceyville, NC –It is with profound sorrow we announce the death of Mrs. Margarie Watlington Jeffries of 478 Main St. Yanceyville, NC, formerly of Hodges Dairy Rd. who passed Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at her residence.
She was a native of Caswell County, NC, the daughter of the late George Calvin Watlington and Bertha Ann Blackwell Watlington, born May 2, 1944.
She was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church and was a employee of Dan River Mills in Danville, Va. before retirement. She was owner of Jeffries Fun Shop.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Jeffries; daughter, Patsy Jeffries; four brothers, James, Jake, Harry and Sammy Watlington; five sisters, Idossa Watlington, Beatrice Watlington, Odessa McLaughlin, Geneva Hodnett and Bertha Hunt.
Her survivors are two sons, David Jeffries Jr. ( Nikia J. Bland ) of Greensboro, NC and Cory Lamont Jeffries ( Tasha ) of Burlington, NC; four daughters, Carolyn Swann of the home; Joyce Ann Watlington and Evon Watlington both of Yanceyville, NC, Daisy Mae Graves of Reidsville, NC; five God children, Mickey Watlington, William Watlington, Maurice Turner, Gregory Lea and Vincent Dew; one brother, Norman Watlington ( Deloris ) of Milton, NC; two sisters, Ellen Turner ( Leroy ) of Reidsville, NC and Wilson Watlington of the home; 14 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law; nieces; nephews; a host of other relatives and friends.