Wayne Wesley Jeffcoat of Tahoka passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at the age of 92. He was born July 28, 1927 in Lubbock to the late Pinkey and Martha (Reeves) Jeffcoat. Wayne grew up in New Deal. On June 21, 1968 he married Freda Edwards and they made their home in Tahoka. He worked as a mechanic in Lubbock until his retirement and later went to work for the City of Tahoka. Wayne was a junk dealer, which was a hobby he enjoyed. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and member of the First Baptist Church of Tahoka.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Freda; children, Sherry Robison and husband Charles of Dennison, Judy Dodd of Arlington, Nancy Weber and husband Gary of Corpus Christi, Melinda Miller and husband Terry of Euless, Kenneth Jeffcoat of Conroe, Wesley Jeffcoat and wife Sherry of Van Alstyne, Rayfard Gage of Houston, and Robert Gage and wife Stella Gage of Las Cruces, New Mexico; brother, Glenn Jeffcoat and wife Edna Jeffcoat of Lubbock; as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Wayne was preceded in death by one daughter, Jamie Kennemer and two sisters, Audrey Hale and Junice Frazier.
Viewing will begin at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Combest Family Funeral Homes with the family receiving friends 5:00-7:00 p.m. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at First Baptist Church with interment to follow at Nevels Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the EMS of Tahoka, PO Box 1310, Tahoka, Texas 79373.
Jimmy D Rust
Fort Worth, TX
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Our deepest thoughts and condolences are with you during this sad time and always.