Michael Lee Jeffries, known as Mike, died on December 28, 2022.He had followed his beloved wife, Lori Jeffries , who had passed on October 25, 2021.
They were married for 42 years. It was love at first sight for both, and they were married on Nov. 1, 1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada in a small ceremony. Together they had two daughters they loved and adored, Desirae and Shannon Jeffries, who miss and love them dearly.
Mike is survived by his daughters and mother Mary Lou Jeffries and his two older brothers, Steven and Doug Jeffries. He was also preceded in death by his his father Paul Jeffries.
Lori is survived by her daughters and younger brother, Larry Peck. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Claire and Glen Peck as well as her youngest brother, Raymond Peck.
Their love carried them from California to Arizona, and then to Belize. Mike spent his childhood on daring escapades in Panama and Samoa, and he was so excited to share similar adventures with his wife in Belize.
They had so much joy and love in Belize, where they met many friends and found amazing new surprises and experiences, until finally, life and love brought them back to the States.
Together, now, they are at peace in Arizona, ready for their next adventure, hand in hand. Graveside services for both Lori and Mike with Military Honors will be held on February 17, 2023 at 12:30 PM at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona at 23029 N Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024