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John Jefferson Cofer
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1885
Death: Jul. 4, 1972

Opened mercantile store in Grayson, Ga in 1912, operated at same location until a year before his death. He served 50 years as a Justice of the Peace; was once Mayor of Grayson, GA; also city councilman and city clerk. He was a trustee and steward of Grayson United Methodist Church.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Pinckney Cofer (1844 - 1896)
  Frances Vashti Lanford Cofer (1848 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Effie Carolyn Brooks Cofer (1887 - 1981)
 
 Children:
  Pinckney Beauregard Cofer (1917 - 1959)*
  Floyd Allen Cofer (1923 - 2013)*
  Gippie Caroline Cofer Brooks (1925 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Pernecia "Necie" Ann Cofer Buchanan (1868 - 1958)*
  William T. Cofer (1870 - 1899)*
  Naomi W. Cofer (1873 - 1896)*
  Dilmos J. Cofer (1875 - 1877)*
  Jesse Monroe Cofer (1878 - 1947)*
  Permelia Clementine Cofer Snell (1880 - 1964)*
  Mary Luzannie Cofer Conner (1883 - 1943)*
  John Jefferson Cofer (1885 - 1972)
  George Wesley Cofer (1887 - 1964)*
  Warner Seay Cofer (1889 - 1962)*
  Robert Walton Cofer (1891 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chestnut Grove Baptist Cemetery
Grayson
Gwinnett County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Ray Bobo
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
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John Jefferson Cofer
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