Edna Maxine Jeffries, 93, Neosho, Mo., passed away March 10, 2017, at Medicalodge in Neosho.
She was born November 12, 1923, in Neosho, the daughter of Gillum and Hazel (Drake) Dobson. Edna was a lifelong Neosho resident and had worked as a teller at the Bank of Neosho for 15 years. She was a member of Belfast Baptist Church.
Edna married Robert 'Jap' Roberson on December 24, 1941, and he preceded her in death in 1955.
She later married P.A. Jeffries on April 17, 1957, in Neosho and he preceded her in death on September 8, 2015.
Edna is survived by a sister, Ruth Cantrell, of Overland Park, Kan., and numerous extended family members. In addition to her husbands, Edna is preceded in death by her parents.
Graveside memorial services will be held Thursday, March 16, at 1 p.m. at the Diamond Cemetery with Dr. Jerry Seigel officiating.
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Published on March 12, 2017