He was a native of Bunkie, LA and the son of the late James and Ethel Jefferson. Mr. Jefferson was a member of First Baptist Church in Tullahoma, United States Navy Veteran serving in WWII and a retired Truck Driver.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Ruth Jefferson, two children, James M. Jefferson and his wife Sandy, Twila Marie Stroop and her husband Terry, grandchildren, Joe and his wife Angel, Craig and his wife Beth, Jody and his wife Jody, Richie and his wife Amanda, great grandchildren, Kaleb, Mary Kathryn, Owen, Brock, Savannah, Nolen, Lexi, Karson, Hudson, Alex and McKinley.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday, from 10:00AM until 12:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Graveside Services will be conducted Thursday at 1:00PM at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.
Tullahome Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.