Kathy Lynn Jeffries

Kathy Lynn Jeffries, 46, of Parkersburg and Ripley, passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 at the Cleveland Clinic following an extended illness.

Kathy was born December 4, 1967 at Ripley. Her grandparents, the late Donzel and Margaret Fields Jeffries, adopted her at birth and raised her as their daughter. She attended Jackson County Schools and was a lifelong homemaker. Kathy was loving and independent and loved by all who knew her. She was a Christian and attended several area churches.

Surviving: fiance, Patrick O’Brian of Parkersburg; mother and stepfather, Brenda Bertagnolli Casto and Timmy Casto of Evans; sister, Tammy Bertagnolli of Evans; brother, Joey Bertagnolli of Sandyville; uncles, Ronald Hatcher of Ripley and Bernard Jeffries of Kentuck; her ResCare family in Parkersburg that loved her very much.

A celebration of the life of Kathy Jeffries will be held Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley, with Elmer Miller officiating. Interment will follow the service at the Jeffries Cemetery, Aplin Ridge.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. til 1 p.m. Friday. Online condolences may be sent to www.waybrightfuneralhome.com.