WAFER, Effie R.  -
WAFER, Effie Rebecca (Watson) age 87; transitioned on to glory on Thursday morning December 28, 2017 at 5:08 a.m. at Walnut Creek Nursing Center.
Effie was born on May 7, 1930 to the parentage of the late Andrew and Nunnie (Britt) Watson in Ashdown, Arkansas. Effie accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at the tender age of thirteen years, at St. Rest Missionary Baptist Church.
Effie was a true prayer warrior and a praise worshipper; she loved God, family and the lives of those she touched. Effie, you will be truly missed but not forgotten.
Effie Wafer leaves behind four children: Carloyn Page, Marilyn Carter, Mary Louise Wafer, James Wafer Jr.; two sisters: Ardellia Starks, Mary L. Watson; thirteen grandchildren and twenty-five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Wafer; siblings: Robert Nelson, Cleophus Watson, Alberta Easter, Marie Hatten, Eula Wilder, George Andrew Watson, Ruben Watson, Bill Canady, Estella Hooks; and grandchild, Latanya Marie Page.
Funeral Service 11 A.M. Friday, January 5, 2018 at Maranatha Worship Centre, 4501 Wolf Rd. Family will receive friends from 10 A.M. until time of service. Interment, West Memory Gardens.