Carlos A. Jeffery

January 23, 1949 ‒ October 15, 2016

Chesterville, Ohio

Carlos A. Jeffery, age 67, of Chesterville, passed to his heavenly home, early Saturday morning, October 15, 2016, surrounded by his loving family.

On January 23, 1949, Carlos was born in Logan, West Virginia, the son of the late Douglas R. Sr. and Lorean N. (McNeely) Jeffery.

Carlos married the love of his life, Mary J. Whitman on October 7, 1967, in Logan, WV.  They lovingly shared the last 49 years together as husband and wife.

Over the years, Carlos was a diesel mechanic, an over-the-road truck drive for Swift and a spotter for Anheuser-Busch.

A man of faith, Carlos was a member of the New Testament Missionary Baptist Church.

In his free time he loved riding motorcycles and spending quality time with his family and friends.

Carlos will be remembered as extremely independent and a laid back, easy going man.

He will be dearly missed by his wife, Mary, of Chesterville;  a daughter, Karla Marie Kinney; one granddaughter, Aleasha Dawn Kinney; three brothers: Doug (Janie) Jeffery, Eugene (Vonda) Jeffery, Jerry (Christina) Jeffery; three sisters: Barb Clay, Shirley (Carl) McClary, Pauline (Paul) White; and numerous uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces and cousins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents: Carlos and Roma (Cradock) Jeffery, and Allen and Frona (Black) McNeely.

The Jeffery family will greet friends from 2 – 3 p.m. on Monday, October 17, 2016 at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel, 67 N. Main St., Mount Gilead.  Services to honor and celebrate his life will be held there at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Aaron Beacom officiating.  Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Jeffery family to assist with funeral expenses.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve the Jeffery family, and your special memories or condolences may be shared with them by visiting

  • I was honored to be his sister in law. I will always love him and miss him. See you in heaven Carlos

  • Honored to be a part of his life. I have so many special memories I will always cherish. To the family I love each and every one of you. I ask God to bless and keep you through this most difficult time.

  • Our sincere condolences! We are so sorry for your loss! There is comfort in the arms of Jesus!

  • To my best friend and brother, part of me left with you but we will always remain inseparable.Love you forever and a day.

  • Uncle Carlos we will miss you so much. I remember playing harmonica with you while Gene was on the guitar . That is just the one memory that sticks out to me. I love you and miss you. We will meet again one day.💜

  • uncle Carlos I will miss you so much, no words can say that I love you, I will always remember all the weekends we had I love you so much I will see you again rest in heaven

  • There’s so many memories of you that I have, but you always told me “Be good or be Leasha one” & that’s what I remember you saying the most to me. You’ve always been my biggest supporter & always cheering me on in whatever I do in life & you always made me laugh even when I didn’t want too. I’ll miss you more than words can ever say & I love you so much❤️

  • I am going to miss you Carlos you were a brother in law to me in my heart and your presence will be greatly missed love you and prayers to your wife and all the family

  • Uncle Carlos you will be missed so very much. I am so sorry I won’t be able to come say good bye to you. I love you, Rest In Peace

  • I remember watching you play harmonica with uncle jerry gene and dad playing guitars watching you guys inspired me to learn guitar you were a very laid back person every time I saw you, you had a smile on your face you will be very missed by everyone

  • To the one that was here for me when no one else was…. the best brother any man could have. We will always remember the good times we had- and there were many! We will miss you every day until we meet again some day. We love ❤️ you very much bub!

  • our condolences to the family. may God be with you in these hard times. I remember a lot of good times with Carlos. he will be dearly missed. rest in peace Carlos. until we meet again.

  • Carlos was a great guy whom I had the privilege of meeting and working with at DMI. His country twang, smile, an silly humor made it hard to have a “bad day” at work. To Gene and Vonda.. Big hugs to both of you… I have to smile and think he is up there fixing the tow motor Frank is up there tearing up… An Mom is up there hounding cause she is waiting around an has no loads to strip… Sad how many we have lost.. My thoughts and prayers to you both and all of your family… To Carlos, RIP my friend.. It was a honor to know you..