Carolyn B. Jeffries, , age 81 of New Castle, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018. Daughter of the late Fred Alvin & Carolyn (Baumbarten) Billman, Carolyn retired as teacher after many years at Pleasureville, New Castle & Henry County Middle Schools. She was lifetime leader in many community organizations, including Henry County & Kentucky Education Associations, 4-H, Homemakers & other extension service activities, where she was recognized locally, regionally & statewide for her outstanding contributions to those organizations. She was an active member & leader of Pt. Pleasant Christian Church. Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Jeffries.
Daughters: Rae Lynne Morgan (Charles) of Shelbyville
Janet Stinebruner of Louisville
Joy Royalty (Tim) of New Castle
Son: Keith Jeffries (Laura) of New Castle
Sister: Sue Ann Talbot (Carleton) of El Paso, TX
Brother: Fred Richard Billman (Carol) of Jeamnette, PA
8 Grandchildren: Dean Moffett, Jackson Jeffries, Carlynne Morgan, Savannah Hall, Sam Royalty, Clint Diven, Ella Royalty & Derek Jeffries (Amanda).
Funeral Service: 11 AM Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Anthony Pierce of LaGrange. Burial will follow in New Castle Cemetery.
Following the graveside services, all are welcome to attend a bereavement meal & fellowship at the Henry County 4-H Center at the Henry County Fairgrounds, two miles south of New Castle on Hwy. 421.
Pallbearers: Dean Moffett, Jackson Jeffries, Carlynne Morgan, Savannah Hall, Sam Royalty, Clint Diven, Ella Royalty & Derek Jeffries.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Henry County 4-H Council at PO Box 246, New Castle, KY 40050.
Visitation: 4-8 PM Friday, January 12, 2018 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.