October 14, 1945 – September 25, 2021
ZEBULON – Daniel Jeffords, Jr., 75, passed away on Saturday, September 25th, 2021. He was born in Wake county to the late Daniel Jeffords, Sr. & Emma Ruth Gibson Jeffords. He worked as a Truck Driver with Lowes Home Improvement and also at Walmart in Knightdale and Zebulon. Daniel will be remembered as a fun and loving father and grandfather. He loved to play cornhole, playing hands & foot card game with family, playing the lottery & wrestling. He was a loyal Duke and Cowboys fan, and loved Mountain Dew. A special person called him Dan Dan. Above everything else, he loved his children. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Lillian Robbins Jeffords.
He is survived by his daughters, Frances M. King (Ricky), Shirley Jenkins (Ronald), son, Danny Wayne Jeffords, brothers, Tommy Jeffords (Cindy), Eernest Jeffords, sisters, Faye Chalk, Brenda King, grandchildren, Ricky King Jr. (Erica), Michael Jeffords (Karen), Shana Wilson (Darel), & Amanda Jenkins; great great grandchildren, Preslee, Foster, Sarah, Jordan & Keagan.
Funeral service will be held 2 PM, Sunday, October 3rd, 2021, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC 27591. Visitation will be held 12:30 – 2 PM prior to the service. Burial will follow service at Union Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery. www.stricklandfuneral.com.