Obituary of Jeffery Deaton

Jeffery Stephen Deaton of Independence, KY passed away at his residence on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the age of 67. He was born in Lee County, KY on January 22, 1951; the son of the late Edward and Ada Deaton. Jeff was retired from GE where he was a material handler. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, motorcycles, and boating. His greatest joy, however, was spending time with his cherished family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Eric Eversole.

Jeff is survived by his loving wife, Edna Deaton; children, Troy, Brian (Tabitha), Tera (John), Shirley, Pam, Vicki, James, and Patty (Rodney); siblings, Daryl (Diana) Deaton, Lisa, Deaton, Dedra (Tim) Lutes; 17 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends.

A gathering of friends for Jeff will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 1:00 PM until the time of the memorial service at 3:00 PM at Chambers & Grubbs Funeral Home, 11382 Madison Pike, Independence, KY 41051.