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Obituary of Ronald Jeffries
Ronald Gene Jeffries, Sr.
June 13, 1947 ~ November 30, 2019
Ronald Gene Jeffries, Sr., 72, Gas City, passed away at 12:01 pm on Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born in Marion on Friday, June 13, 1947, to the late Robert and Rebecca (King) Jeffries.
Ronald attended Mississinewa High School and worked at Glass Containers as a hot repairman and then later worked for Robert's Sawmill as a lumber stacker, retiring in 2009. He enjoyed fishing, drawing, bowling, riding his golf cart, and watching auto racing, with his favorite driver being Chase Elliott.
Ronald is survived by his daughter, Christina R. (Larry) James of Kokomo; sons, Ronald G. Jeffries, Jr., of Kokomo and Robert E. Jeffries of Gas City; grandsons, Jacob Jeffries, Austin Jeffries, Gage Jeffries, and Alan James; granddaughters, Madison Jeffries and Barbie (Joe) Bush; brothers, Edward (Laura) Jeffries of Gas City and Lester "Cork" (Rachel) Jeffries; sister, Peggy Sue Rumple of Gas City; and canine companion, Pixie Dust.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard Jeffries and David Jeffries, and brother-in-law, Terry Rumple.
The family will receive visitors from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at Integrity Funeral Care, 2901 S. Washington St., Marion, IN.
Immediately following the time of visitation, a funeral service to celebrate Ronald's life will begin at 1:00 pm. Pastor Mick Simpkins and Steve Fritchman will be officiating.
Memories may be shared online at www.ifccares.com.
2901 S. Washington St. | Marion, IN 46953