Michael David Jeffries, 57, of Barberton, Ohio is now pain free from a hard-fought four-year battle with Prostate Metastatic Bone Cancer. Surrounded by family at home Michael transitioned from his life on earth as our hero, to Heaven on May 25th, 2018.
Michael, a 1978 graduate of Barberton High School, retired from PPG Industries after 27 years of service. Michael was a faithful servant and fisher of men at Community Baptist Temple of Akron where he most recently served as a Trustee. Michael was passionate about his church, family, community, and all Barberton Magics sports.
Mourning his passing are his loving wife, Susan (Kamany) and daughter Montana Rose Jeffries of the home; mother Dorothy Baker Moses, as well as, adult children: Janae (Jason) Tentler (Claire, Colena); Michael (Stacy) Chisnell, Jr. (Addisun); Michael Jeffries, Jr; Rachael Jeffries (Anthony); Nathan (Melanie) Chisnell (Thomas, Liam, Dannaka); Allayna (Joshua) Widlits. Brother, Frank Moses. In-laws John (Donna) Kamany; Judy (Gary) Edmunds; Leo Kamany; Jen (Joe) Reakes. Michael was blessed with many loving family and close friends.
All are invited to join us for a celebration of Michael's life at Community Baptist Temple, 1435 Kelly Ave, Akron, Ohio 44306. Calling hours are Tuesday, May 29th from 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm. Visitation at 10 am with funeral services at 11 am Wednesday, May 30th at the church, Pastor Mark O'Donnell officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Michael's honor to the Community Baptist Temple.
"I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing." 2 Timothy 4:7-8