Judy Lou (Cathcart) Jeffers, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away peacefully at Valley Manor Nursing Home on November 27, 2020.
Judy was born on January 18, 1946 in Excelsior Springs, Mo. Her parents were William and Muriel (Lamb) Cathcart. She attended Excelsior Springs school graduating high school with the class of 1964. Following high school she worked at several jobs including Whitaker Cable, secretary for the Excelsior Springs School District at the Central office and the high school. She retired in 2005.
She married Donald Gene Jeffers on May 21, 1965.
Judy is survived by her husband of 55 years; their son and daughter in law, Bryon and Amy Jeffers; her grandchildren, Tristin and Gabby Jeffers, Dirk Jeffers, Trinaty Jeffers and Creth Jeffers; her brother, Bill Cathcart; and a host of cousins and friends.
Judy was always a fun loving person. She was a member Beta Sigma Phi for many years in Excelsior Springs, Mo. She participated in a Pro Bowling League that traveled for tournaments and winning many trophies. She loved to cook for her family and others. She also searched for her ancestors and went to cemeteries looking for them. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to Three Rivers Hospice or Alzheimer’s Association.
Judy will be in-state from 12 to 2 p.m., Monday November 30, 2020 at Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs. A graveside service will be held 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Lawson Cemetery.
Our Sincere Condolences
Our sincere sympathy to the Jeffers family and all relatives. We are very sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.
I’m so sorry to hear this. Judy was one of the sweetest people I ever met. My heart is heavy. Sending love and prayers to all.
Such a sweet lady! Sorry for your loss.
Linda (Farris) Plummer
Jeff and family
So sorry to hear of Judy’s passing. She taught me the ropes when I first started working at the school central office. She then took care of our boys when she moved to the high school. She was a friend – and will be missed. Always think of her as we pass your house.
Deb and Bill Foster
Judy and my Mom were bowling friends for many years..Lots of memories from Y-Bowl..All the tournaments and league bowling…always a smile on her face. My Mom was Carol Rauchle.
So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady. I always loved her smiling face. She will be sadly missed.
So very sorry for your loss sending prayers.
Was very sad to learn of Judy’s passing. I have great memories of her as school secretary.
She was a friend that was always there to help. She certainly will be missed. So sad in her passing.
Ron and Jill Huettenmueller
So sorry for your loss. Such a sweet caring lady. My thought and prayers are with you.