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Elsie P (Mize) Jefferson

December 31, 1933 ~ September 8, 2019 (age 85)

85 year old, Elsie P. Jefferson, of Wheatfield, passed away at her home on September 8, 2019.

On December 31, 1933, in Jasper County, Indiana, Elsie was born to Eli and Bertha (Mikels) Mize. Elsie graduated from Tefft High School, and worked as a Nurse’s aide at Porter Memorial for 26 years. She married Walter Jefferson (who preceded her on February 10, 2018).

Elsie is survived by her children: Vickie (Steven) Burnes, Deborah (James) Soboleski, Walter Steven (Stephanie) Jefferson, Cindi (Chris) Nagel, 6 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 6 great-great-grandchildren and brother: John (Patricia) Mize.

Elsie was preceded in death by her parents, husband: Walter, granddaughter: Ashley Dawn Jefferson, sisters: Lois Ricker, Marian Neier, Mable Johnstone-Waugh, and brother: Eli Jr.

Per Elsie’s wishes cremation will take place.

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