Russell Jeffers |

Russell Jeffers

Russell David Jeffers, 23, of Grass Valley died Friday, Feb. 24, from a construction accident.

Mr. Jeffers was born Nov. 17, 1982, in Jackson Hole, Wyo., to Dave and Claudia Jeffers. His family moved to Grass Valley when he was five years old. He graduated from Bear River High School where he excelled in baseball. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting with friends, and riding his dirt bike.

He is survived by his mother, Claudia Jeffers of Grass Valley; brothers Marshall and Sam Jeffers; sister, Claire Jeffers; grandmother, Rosalie Jeffers of Florida, and his girlfriend, Tiffany Dorris.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ducks Unlimited, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, or the charity of the donor’s choice.

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