Charles "Chuck" Jefferies
Charles “Chuck” Jefferies, Jr., 91, of Shinnston passed away at River Oaks Nursing Home on Sunday, December 31, 2017.
He was born on March 7, 1926 in Adrian to the late Charles E. Jefferies, Sr. and Ruth L. Pill Jefferies. Chuck was also preceded in death by his loving wife, Elizabeth “Betty” Mazza Jefferies in December 2003.
Chuck is survived by their children, Mary Mackey and her husband John of Shinnston; Char Brown and her husband Larry of Bridgeport; Sue Lambert and her husband Richard of Shinnston; Eric Jefferies and his wife Christy of Shinnston; grandchildren, Sean Brown and his wife Mandi; Courtney Lambert and her husband Sam; Damian Rutter; Taylor Jefferies and her companion Evan Helmick; Madison Jefferies and her companion AK Snyder; Mark Jefferies and his companion Bre Parsons; and Alli Jefferies; daughter-in law, Lisa Kerns and her husband Jeff; 11 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Chuck was preceded in death by his son, Mark Jefferies; brothers, Gene Jeffries and John Jeffries; sisters-in-law, Evelyn and Betty Jeffries.
Chuck was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He retired from Erwin Supply Company. Chuck was a member of the American Legion Post # 31. He served in the United States Army during WWII. Chuck was a former member of the Shinnston Fire department, Police department, and City Councilman. He was a loyal supporter of Shinnston area sports.
Family and friends will be received at Harmer Funeral Home on Thursday from 10 AM – 1 PM. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 1 PM on Thursday, January 4, 2018 with Pastor Kevin Nuzum officiating. Interment will follow at the Shinnston Memorial Cemetery. Online memories and condolences may be shared at www.harmerfuneralhome.com.
A service of the Harmer Funeral Home, Shinnston.