Bonita L. ‘Bobbie’ Jeffers

Bonita L. ‘Bobbie’ Jeffers, 81, of New Canton, IL, and with family in Huntington County, died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, at Barry Community Care Center in Barry, IL.

She was born on June 26, 1939, in El Dara, IL, to Sylvan L. and Marjorie L. Myers. She married Billy G. ‘Bill’ Jeffers on Nov. 25, 1956, at the El Dara Christian Church in El Dara. He preceded her in death on July 24, 2002.

Survivors include five children, Lisa (Bruce) Spann, of Barry, IL, Lorrie (Dean) Hall, of New Canton, IL, Mark (Kristy) Jeffers, of Barry, IL, Stephen (Karen) Jeffers, of Markle, and Stacy (Michael) Haggerty, of Warren; two brothers, David (Debra) Myers, of Hannibal, MO, and thomas Myers, of Quincy, IL; four grandsons, Shannon Spann, of Warren, Brad Spann, of Bethalto, IL, Adam Hall, of Fort Wayne, and Seth Hall, of Frankford, MO; seven granddaughters,  Nicole Leas, of Marion, Leah Hackworth, of Charlotte, NC, Stephenie Hensley, of Markle, Sarah Glascow, of Markle, Cassie Miller, of Roanoke, Kialee Jeffers, of Quincy, IL, and Kara Jeffers, of Barry, IL; one step-grandchild, Josh Johnson, of Lebanon; 20 great-grandchildren, three step-great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

There will be no calling held. A graveside service was held on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, at Taylor-Martin Cemetery in El Dara, IL. Burial was in Taylor-Martin Cemetery. Kirgan Funeral Home in Barry, IL, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the El Dara Christian Church.

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