Jesse J. Shavers of Lonoke, died Monday, July 1,2013. He was born in England on April 1, 1928. He was a retired Aircraft Mechanic for the Department of Defense.

Survivors include children, James Shavers and Carol McElroy and husband Kenny, both of Lonoke, Linda Arberry and husband James, Joyce Mitchell, Mark Shavers, Charlotte Johnson and husband Michael, Shanika Shavers, Iesha Shavers and Patricia Smith of San Diego, Calif.; 24 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews; and a host of friends and relatives.

A funeral was held Visitation 10 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at the chapel at Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke.

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