June "JJ" Jeffress of Petersburg departed this life on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at the age of 85 years. She was born in Brady, TX on July 31, 1925 to the late Tom and Emma Brown. She was an active member of the Senior Citizens and First Baptist Church of Petersburg. She also served as President for the Petersburg Library Association. She married James Jeffress August 14, 1943 in San Angelo, TX.
Her memory will be cherished by two sons, Jim and wife Sonja of Brenham and Tim and wife Rhane of Plainview; one daughter, Beverly Workman and husband Wayne of Lubbock; one sister, Bobbie Watkins, seven grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years on October 10, 2008, as well as two brothers, T.B. Brown and R. B. Brown; and, one sister, Billie Myre.
Services are scheduled for 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 7, 2010 at the First Baptist Church in Petersburg. Interment will follow at the Petersburg Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Petersburg Library Association, 1614 Main, Petersburg, TX 79250 or First Baptist Church, 2001 Main, Petersburg, TX 79250.
Cory (Coralus) Sandlin
Boca Raton, FL
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Beverly, I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. I remember what a spunky & beautiful person she was. She's dancing with angels now!