HEATH: Graveside services for Rosemary "Roxy" Jeffries, 86, of Heath, will be held at 10:00 A.M., Monday, October 15, 2012 at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, Ohio.
Roxy died at Licking Memorial Hospital on Thursday, October 11, 2012.
She was born in Newark, Ohio on April 6, 1926 to the late James and Rosalie (O'Grady) Kidd.
Roxy, a parishioner of Second Presbyterian Church, worked as the receptionist for many years at the Don Hill Licking County Administration Building. She enjoyed playing cards with the ladies from her card clubs.
She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, James J. and Pamela Jeffries, and John Jeffries, all of Newark, her 4 grandchildren, Jason (Michelle), Brian (Lisa), Jennifer, and Ethan; one great-grandchild on the way, Alex; her sisters-in-law Mary Crumrine and Joann Jeffries, both of Newark; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Roxy was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh F. Jeffries; her brother, William Kidd; and her sister Joan Owen.
The family requests that memorials be made to Second Presbyterian Church, PO Box 428, Newark, Ohio 43058.
REED-EGAN FUNERAL HOME, 141 Green Wave Drive, Newark, is assisting the family with arrangements. To share your memory of Roxy, or leave a condolence for the family, please visit www.reedegan.com