Tura Catherine <I>Davis</I> Jeffries

Tura Catherine Davis Jeffries

Death 30 Apr 1972 (aged 79)
Burial Green County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 97895708 · View Source
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Mrs. Tura Jefries, daughter of the late Mr. Robert Lewis Davis and Mrs. Mary Frances Kessler Davis, was born September 24, 1892 in Green County and departed this life at 9 p.m. Sunday, April 30, 1972 at the Jane Todd Crawford Memorial Hospital in Greensburg. She was 79 years of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Oak Grove Separate Baptist Church at the time of her death. She united in marriage to Mr. George William Jeffries October 15, 1908 and he preceded her in death April 13, 1950. To this union were born three daughters and six sons. Surviving are: Mrs. Alma Moran and Miss Marcella Jeffries, both of Greensburg; Mrs. Sybil Pepper, Campbellsville; Leonard and Elmore Jeffries, Louisville; Ralph, Curtis and Wayne Jeffries, all of Greensburg. A son, Kenneth Jeffries preceded his mother in death December 3, 1943. Mrs. Jeffries is also survived by two brothers: Frank Davis and Fred Davis, both of Greensburg; four sisters: Mrs. Nettie Kidd, Crall Hope; Mrs. Flora Jeffries, Mrs. Cora Bishop and Mrs. Addis Davis, all of Greensburg; 23 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. The remains were at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of funeral services at 2 p.m. (CDT) Tuesday, May 2, 1972 at the Oak Grove Separate Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Revs. Hubert Wilson and Carlis Compton officiated. Pallbearers: Gary Pepper, Danny, Jimmy and Clevis Jeffries, Howard Moran, Billy Bonta, and Wayne Johnson.
Transcribed by Wanda Bagby Carlson for Karen Jorgensen
Obituaries of Green Co. Ky. Vol. II, compiled by Eunice Montgomery Wright, p. 89.


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  • Created by: Judy Lynn
  • Added: 27 Sep 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 97895708
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tura Catherine Davis Jeffries (24 Sep 1892–30 Apr 1972), Find a Grave Memorial no. 97895708, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Green County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Judy Lynn (contributor 47402250) .