LORENA PENCE JEFFERS

The Brady Herald
7 June 1966

    Funeral services for Mrs. Kid (Lorena) Jeffers, Antlers, Okla., were conducted at 2:30 Monday, May 30th in the first Methodist Church in Antlers, with Rev. James N. Cook of Wake Village, Ark., officiating.
    Burial was in the Antlers City Cemetery.  Pallbearers were her six grandsons, Rod Jeffers, Brad Jeffers, Hal Jeffers, Eddie Jeffers, Robert Jeffers and James Jeffers.  Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffers were designated as honorary pallbearers.
    Mrs. Jeffers died Saturday, May 28, in Pushmataha Hospital after a short illness.  She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Pence AND WAS BORN NEAR bRADY ON jUNE 16, 1884.  She was married to Kid Jeffers Sept. 25, 1910 at the Pence home north of Brady.  They moved to Anthlers in 1948 and made their home just south of Antlers.
    She was a longtime member of the Methodist Church and participated in affairs of the Woman's Society of Christian Service for many years.
    Mrs. Jeffers is survived by her husband of the home; two sons, Dee Jeffers, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Harry Jeffers, Antlers; two daughters, Mary Jeffers and Mrs. Stella Olson, both of Antlers; the six grandsons and one granddaughter, Jan Jeffers, one sister, Mrs. Estella Crew, Brady; and two brothers, Omer D. Pence of Brady and W. B. Pence of San Angelo.
    Among those attending the service were her niece, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lewis Bryson and nephew, Bill Crew, all of Brady.  Also attending was C. H. Bratton of Rochelle.  Mr. Bratton served as best man at the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffers and was also a guest at the couple's Golden Wedding Anniversary in 1960.

The Brady Herald
7 June 1966
Submitted by: Louann Hall