Services for 102-year-old Evafae Jeffries of Downing, Missouri will be held at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with burial to follow in the Downing Cemetery in Downing, Missouri.
Evafae Jeffries passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, Missouri.
As per Evafae’s wishes, her body has been cremated.
Memorials have been established for the Downing Depot in Downing, Missouri.
Officiating the services will be Larry Smith, Pastor of the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.
Evafae is survived by her children: Marylu (Jeffries) Bennett of Downing, Missouri and Royce Jeffries and wife, Sara (Farris) Jeffries of Downing, Missouri. 6 grandchildren, Janet (Bennett) Blaise, Roger Bennett and wife, Debra (Stottlemyer) Bennett, Jeff Bennett and wife, Missy (King) Bennett, Stephanie (Jeffries) Campbell and husband, Don Campbell, Jane (Jeffries) West and husband, Don Johnson, Monica (Jeffries) Puls and husband, Eric Puls; 13 great grandchildren, David Lynn Blaise and wife, Sheryl, Jennifer (Blaise) Mayers and husband, Eli Mayers, Brian Blaise and wife, Sheila, Sabrina Bennett, Taylor Bennett, Tabitha Bennett, Shelby Bennett, Jessica Bennett, Kristi (Campbell) Groseclose and husband, Ryan, Kristopher Campbell and wife, Megan (Burns) Campbell, Jacqueline Malone, Katherine Puls and Alexandria Puls; one step great grandchild, Amber Miller; 11 great great grandchildren, Grace Mayers, Jeremiah Mayers, Karenza Blaise, Keily Blaise, Spencer Campbell, Lilyann Groseclose, Jarrett Groseclose, Kase Campbell, Raeleigh Campbell, Hailey Aguero and Ares Aguero; one niece, Cathy Major; one nephew, Robert “Bobby” Schupbach and one special friend, Becky (Howard) Polynice.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster and Downing, Missouri.