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Raymond Woodrow Jefferson

March 29, 1940 — August 23, 2021

Raymond Woodrow Jefferson

Raymond Woodrow Jefferson, 81, passed away on August 23, 2021, at Annie Penn Hospital.

A visitation will be held from 4:00-6:00PM on Tuesday at Wilkerson Funeral Home.

Raymond was born on March 29, 1940 to the late Woodrow and Margaret Jefferson. Raymond was a Logger, Truck Driver, and enjoyed operating any logging equipment. He also loved to travel to the mountains and being outdoors. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Essie Langley Jefferson; sons, Andy Jefferson and Randy Jefferson; daughter, Lisa Jefferson, sisters, Lucy Knight, Barbara Jean Murry; brother, Danny Glenn Jefferson.

Raymond is survived by his daughter, Angela Barnes and husband Anthony; son, Robert Jefferson and wife Toni; grandchildren, Wendy and Ricky Willard, Ashley and Crystal Jefferson, Angel Jefferson, April Windsor ; great-grandchildren, Michaela Ferguson and Andy Rakestraw; great-grandson, Braxton Ferguson; brother, William “Pee Wee” Jefferson; and sister, Vernell Willard.

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Tuesday, September 7, 2021

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory

1909 Richardson Dr, Reidsville, NC 27320

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