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Retta Jane Overdorff Jeffers
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1920
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 2010
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Retta Jane Jeffers, 90, of West Terre Haute passed away at 5:40 a.m. Thursday Feb. 18, 2010 in Meadows Manor North in Terre Haute. She was born Jan. 7, 1920 in Missouri to Clyde Overdorff and Violet Blystone Overdorff. Her Husband, Jack Jeffers, preceded her in death on May 19, 1966. Survivors include: her children, Don Jeffers and his wife, Sharon of Dennison, Ill., Violet Waldon and her husband, Gerald, and Jack Jeffers and his wife, Mildred all of West Terre Haute; a sister, Frieda Weir of Terre Haute; 11 grandchildren: Jim (Venita) Smith, Frank (Deanne) Smith, and Randy (Terri) Smith all of Louisiana, Dawn (Max) Raysinger of Prairieton, Kim (Arnold) Kump, Gerald Waldon, Gary Waldon, Elizabeth (James) Conley, Rich (Rosie) Jeffers, and Falena Jeffers all of West Terre Haute, and Don (Christina) Jeffers of Terre Haute; many great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; a special friend, Geneva Cheeseman; and many nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a daughter and son-in-law, Imogene and James Smith and a brother, Clyde "Bud" Overdorff. She was a member of the Dresser Church. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home with the Rev. Chris Wilbur officiating. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until service time Saturday. Burial will be in Bethesda Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Norman Clyde Overdorff (1886 - 1947)
  Violetta Catherine Blystone Fairman Overdorff (1886 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Jack Jeffers (1914 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  Jack Wayne Jeffers (1947 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  George McClelland Fairman (1902 - 1946)**
  Jess Earl Fairman (1904 - 1980)**
  Eva Marie Fairman Foster (1907 - 1976)**
  Walter Samuel Fairman (1909 - 1986)**
  Reba Fairman (1910 - 1926)**
  Violet Violette Fairman Pettigrew (1913 - 1974)**
  Charlotte Maude Fairman Zuets (1914 - 1991)**
  Retta Jane Overdorff Jeffers (1920 - 2010)
  Norman Clyde Overdorff (1922 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bethesda Cemetery
West Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Jane Faulk White ...
Record added: Feb 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48373814
Retta Jane <i>Overdorff</i> Jeffers
Added by: Wabash Valley Genealogy Society Cemetery Committee
 
Retta Jane <i>Overdorff</i> Jeffers
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Blystone family link
- Nancy Jane Faulk White Adams
 Added: Feb. 20, 2010
 
 
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