Originally created 09/24/98

Mrs. Mattie Jeffers



WADLEY, Ga. -- Mrs. Mattie B. Jeffers, 71, of 5735 Old U.S. Highway 1, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 1998, in Dublin.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Brinson Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. David Kemp and Bishop Clifford Duckworth officiating. Burial will be in Claraton National Cemetery, Jamaica, N.Y.

Mrs. Jeffers, a native of Greensboro, N.C., was a homemaker and had retired from the telephone company. She was a Baptist.

Survivors include her husband, Carl H. Jeffers Sr.; a son, Carl H. Jeffers Jr., Gardena, Calif.; two daughters, Veronica Brown, Landover, Md., and Sheila Jeffers-Prudhomme, Gainesville, Fla.; two sisters, Gladys M. Brooks and Lila V. Freeman, both of New York; and seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be deacons of the church.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at Jogresan Mortuary.