Shirley D. Jeffries

Shirley D. Jeffries, 85, of Hot Springs died Friday, Aug. 20, 2010. She was born Nov. 14, 1924, in Mishawaka, Ind., and raised at Poplar Bluff, Mo. by her parents, Albert and Eva Frank. Shirley graduated from Western Union School in 1943. She has been a member of Central Baptist Church since moving to Hot Springs in 1946. Shirley was a homemaker and caregiver, as well as employed with K-Mart from 1963 until 1978. She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Thomas Pool Jr., who was killed in 1945 during World War II; her husband of 53 years, Harrell "Noie" Jeffries; and by a daughter, Becky Jeffries. Shirley is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Kathryn and Joe Walker from Little Rock; one brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Mary Lou Frank from Springfield, Mo.; three grandsons, Chris Cole, Troy (Teddie) Cole and David Cole; two great-grandchildren, Sarah and Will Cole; and three step great-grandchildren, Cullen, Katie and Hannah Walker. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, 2010, at Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Reverend William Harris officiating. Visitation will be 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at Hot Springs Funeral Home. Arrangements are by Hot Springs Funeral Home. Online condolences at

Published August 22, 2010

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