Janice M. Jefferys, 76, of New Britain, Conn. On Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021 God with His infinite power and loving mercy saw it was time to carry Janice to her eternal home. Janice was born Dec. 26, 1944 in Wake Forest, N.C. and was the daughter of the late Charlie and Bertha (Young) Jefferys. She was educated in the New Britain Public School System and graduated from Pulaski Sr. High School. Janice retired from Emhart/Corbin Russwin after forty-three years of service. She was a member of Redeemer’s AME Zion Church in Plainville.
Janice leaves to cherish her memory two children, Techemia (Susie) Jefferys and Barry (Sonya) Jefferys; her brother Ted (Vanessa) Jefferys and sister LaVerne Jefferys; three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a host of cousins, other family members and friends. Janice was predeceased by her brother Larry Jefferys.
Homegoing Celebration for Janice will be held Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Spottswood AME Zion Church, 25 Crestwood La., New Britain, Conn. with the Rev. Dr. Shelley D. Best, Pastor, presiding. Burial will be private. Relatives and friends may call at Spottswood AME Zion Church Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masks will be required. To extend condolences to the Jefferys family or to share a memory of Janice, please visit www.SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM .