Emma Jefferson

Emma Lou Jefferson

Sunday, November 27th, 1938 - Tuesday, April 21st, 2020
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Emma Lou Jefferson was born on November 27, 1938 in Preston, Georgia to her parents, Ruby L. Jones and Thomas Jackson. She confessed Christ at an early age uniting with the All People International Church. She received her education at Webster County Public Schools.

Emma Lou later met and married Rufus S. Jefferson in Charlton County, Georgia on February 19, 1982.

Emma Lou departed this life on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 and was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one sister, and three brothers. She leaves to mourn her passing daughters, Mary (Ronald) Thomas; Brenda Hamilton, and Lenora Jones; grandchildren, Kevin Hamilton, Shanora Hamilton, Selena Ross, Roderick Hamilton, Michael Ross, Devonare Jones, and Leroy (Girard) Whitaker; sixteen great-grandchildren; seven brothers; seven sisters; and a host nieces, nephews, cousins, and church family.

Emma Lou Jefferson passed away Tuesday, April 21st, 2020. Arrangements in Care of: Funerals by T.S. Warden, 904-765-1234
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, April 30th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, April 30th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Funerals by T.S. Warden
    4315 North Main Street
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
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  • Service

    Friday, May 1st, 2020 | 11:00am
    Friday, May 1st, 2020 11:00am
    Samuel C. Rogers Jr. Memorial Chapel
    4315 N. Main Street
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  • Interment

    Friday, May 1st, 2020 |
    Friday, May 1st, 2020
    Restlawn Cemeteries
    2600 Ribault Scenic Drive
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Rosa Jefferson-McFadden

Posted at 12:36pm
So Sorry for your LOSS! My Condolences to the Family. May God's strength, GRACE & Peace comforts you during this most difficult Time❤❤

Sharron R. Hubbard

Posted at 11:42am
May God’s love, peace, strength and comfort rest upon you all. Our prayers are with you.
Sharron, Tre’ and Marcus Hubbard.

Mary Samuel Thomas

Posted at 04:22pm
Love Mary, Selena, Michael & Markhia
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Guanda Norris

Posted at 01:20pm
I’m going to miss you so much momma my you rest in paradise tell my momma I miss her Nd love her until we meet again momma RIP 🙌🏼🙏🏽😇

Cynthia Gross

Posted at 07:59am
My deepest condolences to the family and friends at your time of great sorrow. May the God of Comfort bring you peace. 1 Corinthians 15:26. Dianne G

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