Roberta Irene Jeffers, 76, of Racine, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at the Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis. She was born on July 24, 1936, in Rutland, Ohio, to the late Joseph and Mary (Morris) Hysell. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Alan) Duvall; granddaughter, Amy Patricia Young; grandson, Casey Alan (Christa) Duvall; great-grandchildren, Gage Michael Carleton and Greyson Alan Duvall; sister-in-law, Mary Hysell; several nieces, nephews, cousins and very special friends, Hershel and Patty White as well as many other neighbors on Eagle Ridge Road.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, John Jeffers; two brothers, Dale and Vernon Hysell; an infant brother, Sammy Jeffers; and an infant sister, Nancy Jeffers.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2013, at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy with Hershel White officiating. Burial will follow in the Rocksprings Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Roberta’s name to Manna Ministries, C/O Bethel Worship Center, PO Box 280, Tuppers Plains, OH 45783
An online registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.