Jack Elmer Jeffers

1918 - 1986


Mother: Maude May Hutton

Father: Hale Columbus Jeffers


Birth: 26 Sep 1918 in Dayton, Sheridan, Wyoming

Death: 19 Feb 1986 in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming


Spouse: Helen Katherine Fitzpatrick

Marriage: 01 Sep 1939 in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming

Children: Karen Jeffers

Linda Jeffers

Jackie Jeffers

Jeffrey Elmer "Jeff" Jeffers

Toni Jeffers



Jack E. Jeffers, rancher died Feb. 19, 1986 of cancer, Washakie Memorial Hospital, age 67. He was born September 27, 1918 near Dayton, Wyoming to Hale C. Jeffers and Maude M (Hutton) Jeffers. On September 1, 1939 he married Helen K. Fitzpatrick at Sheridan, Wyoming.


His first ranch was in 1940 at Decker, Montana. Piney Creek in 1947 and Big Trails, Wyoming in 1967.


Survivors are his wife Helen Jeffers of Ten Sleep; one son, Jeff E. Jeffers of Worland, Wyo.; four daughters, Mrs. Jack (Karen) Dalton of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Mrs. Bob (Jackie) Allen of Sheridan, Wyo., Mrs. Linda Jeffers of Tucson, Arizona and Mrs. James (Toni) Stigall of Arvada, Colorado,; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild; two brothers Deyo Jeffers of Story, Wyoming and Fred Jeffers of Miles City, Montana; two sisters, Mrs. Thelma Wagner of Sheridan, Wyoming and Mrs. Lillian Mitchell of Bonners Ferry, Idaho.


Funeral services will be 1 p.m. February 22, 1986 at the United Methodist

Church in Ten Sleep, Wyoming