SCOTT CITY — Jimmie L. Jeffery, 82, died Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City. 

He was born Oct. 28, 1935, in Black River Falls, Wis., to Roy and Beth Hein Jeffery. 

A resident of Scott City since 1960, Mr. Jeffery was a paint contractor and roofer.

On March 24, 1956, he married Nathella McLaughlin in Merrillan, Wis. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Wade Jeffery of Hays; two daughters, Jimalene Haddon of Ellinwood, and Nathella Humburg of Ness City; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City.

There will be no visitation. Memorials are suggested to Park Lane Nursing Home or Scott County Hospital, both in care of the funeral home.