Barbara Ann Jeffries, 82 of St. Clairsville, OH died Thursday May 30, 2013 at Lisa’s Place in Wheeling, WV. She was born November 24, 1930 in Barnesville, OH a daughter of the late C. Foster and Mary Frances Workman Gasper.
Barb retired as the Vocal Music Director of St. Clairsville High School, was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, where she served as choir director at both Calvary and First Presbyterian Churches. She was the founder of the Barb’s Boys Mens Choir and the St. C. Singers. Also a member of the Ohio Valley Chorale, Tuesday Night Club and the Belmont Hills Country Club.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Derrell Gasper.
Surviving are her husband James Jeffries of St. Clairsville; a daughter Judith Ann Jeffries of Charlotte, NC; two sons John Beth Jeffries and Joe Lisa Jeffries all of St. Clairsville; and her four loving grandchildren Lauren, Adam, Jacob and Ryan.
Friends will be received Sunday from 1-5 pm at Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 204 West Main St. St. Clairsville. Funeral services will be held Monday 11 am at First Presbyterian Church, St. Clairsville with Rev. Homer Harden and Rev. Laurie Armstrong officiating. Burial follows in Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church or Liza’s Place or a future vocal scholarship is being formed at the St. Clairsville-Richland School District.
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