Shirley M. Jefferson

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Shirley M. Jefferson

May 18, 1927 - November 04, 2018

Shirley M. Jefferson Danvers - Shirley M. (Jones-Smith) Jefferson, 91, formerly of Beverly, wife of the late Alfred Jefferson, died Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the Hathorne Hill Healthcare Center in Danvers.
Born and raised in Danvers, she was the daughter of the late George and Jenny (Barkowitz) Jones. She received her education in the Danvers school system.
Mrs. Jefferson had been employed by GTE Sylvania in Danvers until the time of her marriage.
Shirley moved to Beverly where she lived and raised her four sons, before moving to Bonita Springs, Florida, in 1979. She returned to Beverly in 2004 where she had since resided. Shirley was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, who will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her son, Lawrence Smith and his wife, Valerie of Beverly; seven grandchildren, Carley Findlen and her husband, Paul, Benjamin, Jeffrey, Thomas, Ian, Scott, and Steven Smith; a great-granddaughter, Cassidy Findlen; and several nieces and nephews. She was also the mother of the late Richard, William, and Steven Smith; and sister of the late Barbara McLean and brother Richard Jones.
Her funeral services will be private. Interment will be held in Naples, Fla. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Online condolences at
Published on November 7, 2018
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Sandy McLean Logan
Nov 16, 2018
So sorry to hear of Aunties passing, I have such fond memories of her, and her wise cracking quick whit will always be with me, when I need a smile. Please know you are all in my thoughts.
Nancy McLean Hart
Nov 16, 2018
I’m so very sorry to hear of the loss of Aunt Shirley. I wish we had all stayed in contact more but she was always in my thoughts.
Love always,
Gayle & Warren Manning
Nov 16, 2018
Larry and Val, I am sorry for your loss. I'm sure it has been difficult the last couple of years. Richie and now your mom will be in my prayers. Would love to see you sometime. Love always, Gayle