Mary Helen Blevins Jeffers, 86, of Oneida, passed away December 14, 2013, at Oneida Nursing & Rehab Center in Oneida.

Born January 16, 1927, she was preceded in death by her parents, Lewis and Sarah Kidd Blevins; husband, John Jeffers; brother, George Blevins; sister, Hilda Slaven; brother-in-law, Oliver Slaven; and nephews: Dallas Slaven and Gary Slaven.

She was an active member of West Oneida United Baptist Church for more than 30 years.

She is survived by her sons: Ross Jeffers and Randy Jeffers; nephews: Joe and Alice Slaven, Earnest and Shirley Slaven, Russell Blevins, and Roger Blevins; nieces: Linda Slaven, Faye and Tim Burchfield, Carolyn and Jack Slaven, Kathy, Loretta, and Susie; sister-in-law, Pat Blevins; and many other relatives.

Funeral service was conducted December 16, in the chapel of West-Murley Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Burchfield officiating. Music was provided by Crystal Boyatt. Graveside service was conducted December 17, at Hazel Valley Cemetery.

West-Murley Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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