George Jeffries, 87, Wellington: June 15, 1928 – August 4, 2015

first_imgGeorge JeffriesGeorge C. Jeffries, 87, died Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at his home in Wellington.Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 8, 2015 at the First Christian Church in Wellington. Burial will be at the Osborne Cemetery in Mayfield. Visitation will be held Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Shelley Family Funeral Home in Wellington with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. A memorial has been established with the Wellington Senior Center and may be left with the Shelley Family Funeral Home. For further information please visit Clair Jeffries was born on June 15, 1928 the son of Charley and Grace (McGregor) Jeffries in Milan, KS. He was a 1946 graduate of the Milan High School. George was united in marriage with Wanda Wampler on December 7, 1946 in Wellington.He enjoyed fishing and fixing things. He liked to overhaul motors and antique tractors. George worked for many years as the Supervisor for the City of Wellingtons Water Department retiring in 1989.Surviving to honor his memory is his wife, Wanda Jeffries of the home, children: Charlie Jeffries and his wife Connie, Tresea Edgington, Ron Jeffries and his wife Lana, Georgetta Ferguson and her husband Jeff, and Roxanne Jackson and her husband Ken all of Wellington; sister-in-law, Neola Heasty of Mayfield, KS; 18 grandchildren and 46 great-grandchildren.Preceding him in death are his parents, a brother, Charles Milo Jeffries, 3 sisters: Alene Roe, Elva Mae Holman and Dorothy Hamilton.last_img

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