EDWARD O. JEFFREYS
August 3, 1931 – August 19, 2013
ZEBULON – Edward Osmond Jeffreys, 82, died Monday. A native of Johnston County he was son to the late Osmond & Virginia Lee Jeffreys. Ed was the owner of Earpsboro Farms, a Century Farm. He was a founding member & past captain of the Zebulon Rescue Squad, a private pilot, and longtime member of Zebulon Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife; Nancy Jo Wall Jeffreys, siblings, Warren, & Harold Jeffreys, Janie Moore.
Funeral service 11 am, Friday, Zebulon Baptist Church with entombment to follow in the Jeffreys family cemetery at Earpsboro
He is survived by sons; Joe E. Jeffreys of New York, NY, Christian Jeffreys of Longwood FL, grandchildren; C. J, Sydnie, & Parker.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Zebulon Rescue Squad.
Visitation 6-8 pm, Thursday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W .Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net