Edith Jessie Jefferson

July 18, 1928September 20, 2022
Obituary of Edith Jessie Jefferson
Edith Jessie Jefferson, 94 of Bear River passed away peacefully on September 20, 2022 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born July 18, 1928, daughter of the late Arch and Hilda (Rice) Milbury. Mom enjoyed spending time with family and friends and baking for her manor neighbors. She was a member of Clementsvale United Baptist Church and Bear River New Horizons. Edith is survived by daughters, Faye (Harley) Potter and Dale (Joe); grandchildren, Brent, Tina, Dustin; great grandchildren, Janelle, Drew, Dawson, Bethany, Blake and Desiree; great great granddaughter, Lakelynn; brothers, David (Lorena), Laurie (Linda), Donald (Fran), Glendon (Beverly); sister in laws, Lynn, Leona, Marion. She was predeceased by husband, Ralph; son, Ron; grandson Bradley Potter; sister, Roberta, Ruby, Hazel, Pat, Mim, Merle, Alda and Carol; brothers, Fred, Richard, Leslie. No visitation by request. Graveside service for family and friends will be September 22 at 2pm from Mount Hope Cemetery, Bear River. Pastor Mark Cress officiating. Donations in Edith’s memory can be made to a charity of choice. Share a memory or leave a condolence at

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