Service Time: 2 P.M.
Day and Date: Saturday, January 16, 2010
Location: Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Visitation and Guest Book Registration: None
Family Visitation: Day of service.
Burial: None - Cremation has preceded the services.
Memorial: Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Joyce Arlene (Boxberger) Jeffries, 74 of Russell died Monday, January 11, 2010 in Wichita, Kansas.
Joyce was born January 22, 1935 in Russell, the daughter of Edward and Pauline (Reinhardt) Boxberger. She grew up in Russell and graduated from Russell High School in 1952.
Joyce was united in marriage to Keith Jeffries on December 24, 1952 in Russell. This union was blessed with seven children; Wade, Shawn, Clay, Ryne, Ronette, Bode and Matt.
Joyce was a devoted mother and homemaker. She loved photography, camping, painting and spending time with her family. She was a lifelong resident of Russell.
Surviving family include her husband of 57 years, Keith of the home; six children, Wade Jeffries of Worland, WY, Shawn Vandergon of Omaha, NE, Clay Jeffries of Colorado Springs, CO, Ryne Jeffries of Council Bluffs, IA, Ronette Vering of Topeka, KS and Bode Jeffries of Russell, KS; 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son Matt, brother Lawrence Boxberger and sister Willmetta Pemberton.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 16, 2010 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on W. 15th, Russell. Cremation has preceded the service. A memorial has been established with the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Contributions and condolences may be sent in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary of Russell.