Deaths Death Notices
JEFFERSON, Deacon Willie Rufus
JEFFERSON - Deacon Willie R. Entered into eternal rest December 13, 2010, loving husband of Altha Mae (nee McClain); dearest father of Pearlie M. (Ulysses) Rice of Syracuse, NY, Willie R. (Patricia) Anderson of Milwaukee, WI, Evelyn J. Johnson of Waterloo, IA, Ethel M. Kendricks, Calvin L. of Lithonia, GA, Linda R., Carl T. (Laurie) of Jamestown, NY, Jeffery A. (Roszita) of Palm Bay, FL, Donald F., Lisa C., Charles S. of Lawrenceville, GA, Thomas F. (Jenny) of Syracuse, NY, Carmen L. of Hampton, VA, Christopher B., Demetrius B. (Revan), Terrell M., Tori J., the late Mattie, the late Fred Lee and the late Willie C. Jefferson; also survived by 54 grandchildren, a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at THOMAS T. EDWARDS FUNERAL HOME INC., 995 Genesee St., Sunday, 11 AM-3 PM. The family will receive friends Monday, 11 AM at Second Temple Baptist Church, 812 E. Delavan Ave., where funeral services will follow at 12 noon, Rev. Milton W. French II officiating. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.