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Denver L. "Denny" Jeffers

1961 - 2021

Frankfort, Ohio


Denver L. “Denny” Jeffers, 59, of Frankfort, died at 10:45 am on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at Signature Healthcare, Chillicothe. He was born on Wednesday, June 21, 1961 in Columbus, the son of the late Alvie D. and Mildred L. Higginbotham Jeffers Sr.. On December 15, 2015, he married his loving wife, the former Dianna Furniss, and she survives.


In addition to his wife, Denny is survived by two sons, Jeremiah Jeffers of Chillicothe, Zachariah (Misty) Jeffers of Chillicothe, four daughters, Amy (Bill McCoy) Newlun of Chillicothe, Donnie (Terrelle) Ward of Frankfort, Jamie Lucas of Grove City, Hannah (Derek) Fabris of South Carolina, twelve grandchildren, Nathaniel, Holden, Sawyer, Memphis, Legend, Brooklynn, Julian, Terriyah, Terrelle Jr., Darian, Terron, Terronica, one sister, Robin (Terry Sims) Jeffers of Frankfort, one brother, Tony (Debbie) Jeffers of Lucasville, and one brother-in-law, Jack Short of Frankfort. Denny was preceded in death by one daughter, Jackie Jeffers, two sons, Graham Jeffers, and Colby Owens, and one sister, Joyce Short.


Denny worked as a chief engineer on the AEP riverboats. He loved Harley Davidson motorcycles, fishing, horseback riding, and spending time with his family. He was a member of the Philadelphia Fellowship and was saved by Pastor Cliff Rowe in June of 2019.


A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort.


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sue kinzer

April 25, 2021 6:16 PM

May God carry you through your loss Di and family. Love and Prayers. Sue Free Kinzer

Anita lane

April 21, 2021 6:47 PM
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Prayers for all ! Sorry for your loss ! He will be missed by many !

Tonya Queen

April 17, 2021 2:20 PM

Ride on forever, Denny

Ronald " RV " Valenzuela Sr.

April 17, 2021 10:10 AM

Dianna so sorry for your loss. Faith and family .

Bonnie Kurker

April 16, 2021 1:10 PM

So very sorry for your loss. Denny was always nice to me growing up and I spent a lot of time at his Grandma and Grandpa Higginbotham’s house. Sometimes we would ride horses and play in the creek. Great memories. My deepest sympathy.

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