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Opal Jeffers

Sunday, November 6, 2005

BROOKEVILLE, Ohio -- Opal Lee Melton Jeffers, 79, died Oct. 26, 2005, at a nursing home in Brookeville.

Born April 19, 1926, in Appleton, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Elena Reynolds Melton Sr.

In 1945, she married Elmer Dean Jeffers who preceded her in death in 2000.

Survivors include: two brothers, Howard Melton Jr. of Matthews and Charles Melton of Sikeston; two sisters, Juanita Mayek of Milwaukee, Wis., and Jerry Dale Haller of St. Louis; one half-sister, Louise Pena of Santa Fe, N.M.; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held Nov. 16 at Fairview Cemetery in Oneida, Tenn.