Gaffney - Cal Dean Jefferies age 70 of 108 Calton Drive Gaffney, SC., peacefully transitioned Sunday, August 11,2019 at his residence. The family is receiving friends at the residence.
Cal Dean Jefferies
Cal Dean Jefferies, age 70 of 108 Calton Drive Gaffney, SC., peacefully transitioned Sunday, August 11,2019 at his residence. He was the son of the late Deacon Dewey Jefferies Sr. and Minnie Dawkins Jefferies. He was born January 20,1949. He was a graduate of Granard High School Class of 1967 and a retired Maintenance Technician from Freightliner. He was a former member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Gaffney, South Carolina where he was a Junior Deacon.
In addition to his parent, Cal was preceded in death by a brother Captain Dewey Jefferies, Jr., a daughter; Karen Wood-Dover, a son; Anthony (Winky) Wood, and a niece Angel Jefferies.
He leaves to cherish fond memories his wife of 36 years, Miriam Von Jefferies of the home, five sons; Calvis D. Jefferies (Sarah), Oshea Jefferies (Sparkle), Avery Wood, Terry Wood Sr., Kikkoman Jefferies, three daughters; Tenisha Jefferies of Gastonia, NC., Felice Littlejohn, Jessica Martin all of Gaffney, SC., two grandchildren reared in the home; Jarvis Dover, Terrie Smith, one sister, Nellie J. Smith of Gaffney, SC., one brother; Nesbitt L. Jefferies of Gaffney, SC, an aunt ; Emma Houston, three sisters-in-law; Phyllis D. Jefferies of Mesa, Arizona, Lillian Manning and Lucille Wood both of Gaffney, SC, a son-in law; Bobby Joe Dover, Sr. thirty-three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.