Millard A. Jefferson
Published 3:11 am Thursday, January 31, 2008
Mr. Millard Allen Jefferson, 92, a native and long time resident of Washington, N.C. passed away from complications of Alzheimer’s Disease on Monday January 28, 2008 in Mount Juliet, TN, where he had resided for the past four years.
He was retired from the City of Washington after serving 30 years as an electrician. Mr. Jefferson was preceded in death by his wife, the late Bertha Hodges Jefferson and is survived by three children and their families, Linwood B. Jefferson and wife Thelma Jefferson (Port Charlotte, FL), Elsie Jefferson Parker, widow of Jack. C Parker Jr. (Mount Juliet, TN), Barbara Jefferson Alligood and husband James V. Alligood (Sterling, VA). Mr. Jefferson is also survived by five grandchildren and their families, Linwood B. Jefferson Jr, and wife Maryanne Jefferson (great-grand children Shaun Jefferson, Becky J. Hardy and husband Tommy Hardy and great great-grandchild T.J. Hardy all of Washington, N.C.), Vanessa Parker-Davis and husband Dr. Peter M. Davis (Mount Juliet, TN), Vernon W. Alligood and wife Deborah (great grandchildren Ashley Alligood and Matt Goodrum, of Chantilly, VA and Will Goodrum and wife Jackie Goodrum of Cambridge, England), Frances Jefferson Beamon and husband Bob Beamon (great-grandchildren Britney Beamon, Andrew Allen Beamon and Chandler Beamon) of Valrico, FL and Charlotte Alligood Passman and husband Pete Passman (great-grandchild Crystal Marie Passman) all of Stephen City, VA.
The family will receive friends on Friday February 1, 2008 at 1 p.m. at Paul Funeral Home followed by a Funeral Service at Paul Funeral Home Chapel at 2 p.m.
Pastor Travis Boyd will officiate. Interment will immediately follow at Pamlico Memorial Gardens. The family welcomes flowers but requests that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Eastern NC Chapter, 400 Oberlin Rd. Suite 220, Raleigh, NC 27605 or another charity of choice.
You may send online condolences to the family by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com
Paul Funeral Home of Washington is serving the Jefferson family.