Larry E. Jeffers

December 30, 1947 - July 16, 2013

12/30/1947 - 07/16/2013

Larry E. Jeffers, 65 of Shadyside, Ohio died Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at the Valley Hospice Center South’s Liza’s Place in Wheeling, West Virginia.

He was born December 30, 1947 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of the late Woodrow W. and Elizabeth McGuire Jeffers.

Larry was a graduate of Powhatan High School Class of 1965, and a veteran of the US Army Reserves. He worked for the North American Coal Corporation and the Central Shop with his father, Woody. Larry retired in March from the Knight Manufacturing in Shadyside, Ohio.

Larry was a brilliant electrician and mechanic, following in his father’s footsteps. He loved fishing, but most of all he loved his children and grandchildren.

Surviving are his two children, Jennifer Kay Todd Schau and John Jeffers all of Shadyside, Ohio, two sisters, Nancy Jim Chambers and Cathy Tom Carpenter and one brother, Jeff Theresa Jeffers all of Powhatan Point, Ohio. Also six grandchildren, Breanne, Kaitlyn, Peyton, Lehney, Kadence and Koree and sixteen nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, Ohio on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm where services will be held on Saturday at 11 am with his brother-in-law, Tom Carpenter officiating. Final arrangements will be held at the convenience of the family.

Powhatan Veterans Honor Guard will conduct Full Military Honors on Saturday at 10:30 am at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio 43943 or the American Cancer Society 5555 Frantz Road, Dublin, Ohio 43017.

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Jim Kovalo
7 years ago

Dear Cathy,Jeff and all the Jeffers family, Please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of Larry. I had known Larry for a lot of years and always had a good time whenever we were together.

Larry E jeffers
7 years ago

I never met Larry. He was 6yrs. older than me.I’m from Woodsfield and I think I know Cathy and Tom.Our prayers go out to the family. Please contact me if I’m right. 303-367-4470 thanks Larry E. Jeffers

Bobbi Stottlemyer
7 years ago

I send my sympathy and prayers to all members of Larry Jeffers family. May you be comforted in your loss.

Curtis & Dana Workman
7 years ago

Jennifer, Todd, Lehney & Peyton,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sadness for all of your family. May your faith give you strength, your memories give you comfort and may God’s LOVE give you peace.

Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard Ride Captain
7 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, may your memories of Larry E. Jeffers give you peace, comfort and strength…

Larry E. Jeffers is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Maggie smith
7 years ago

Our Lord and Saviour has taken you home. It is with a very heavy heart we hear of Larry passing. God will lighten our hearts with Grace and love. Larry you were a true gentle man. I thank God He put you my life’s path. Love Maggie xox

7 years ago

Our prayers for the family.

Jeff Funderburg
7 years ago

Sorry to hear of Larry’s passing.

Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of loss.


John & Marta Banig
7 years ago

We are deeply sorry to hear about the death of Larry. He was a friend for many years.