Mary Ellen  Jeffries
Mary Ellen Jeffries, 92, of Savoyard, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 at Barren County Health Care in Glasgow.
She was the daughter of the late James Finley and Grace Piper Ferguson.
Mary Ellen along with her late husband, Lester, whom she married Dec. 24, 1943, owned and operated Savoyard Store. After selling the business and Lester's death, Mary Ellen worked for several people who owned the business afterwards.
She was always known as Granny to her friends and loved ones. She was a member of Savoyard Baptist Church.
She is survived by one daughter, Nancy (Ollie) Dennis, of Glasgow; eight grandchildren, Chris Jeffries, of Bowling Green, Jerrica (Brent) Wright, of Glasgow, Chalis Owens, of Savoyard, Shannon (Tony) Corbin, of Savoyard, Brandon (Holly) Dennis, of Louisville, Blake Dennis, of Glasgow, Adam (Samantha) Dennis, of Louisville, and Andrew (Lauren) Dennis, of Lexington; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. Also surviving is a daughter-in-law, Judy Jeffries, a brother, Dalton (Billie Sue) Ferguson, all of Savoyard; and several nieces and nephews.
Beside her parents and husband, she was preceded in death, by a son, Jerry Jeffries, and eight brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Jeffries Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Published on October 8, 2019


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Carolyn White
Oct 14, 2019
I took care of Mary while she was at the nursing home she was one of my favorites just found out she passed away. I’m so sorry for the loss but she’s in heaven with no more pain.