Jeffery Allen Scheller, 28, of Chico went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2019. Memorial service will be at 10:00 AM Monday, January 7, at First Baptist Church of Chico. Pastor Jackie Karch will officiate. Family will receive friends 2:00-4:00 pm Sunday at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
He was born October 23, 1990 in Decatur Texas. He was a forklift operator for Imperial Fabricating. He was a 2009 graduate of Chico High School. Jeffery loved spending his free time with his daughter, watching her cheer, play at her basketball games, having movie nights with her and practicing their dance moves for the Daddy Daughter Dances.
Jeffery was preceded in death by, his grandparents, Omar and Alice Tiller of Chico, and his niece Kyndall Gentry of Chico.
He leaves behind his daughter, Jaidan Ryleigh Scheller, age 7. Jeffery is survived by his mother, Vickie (Tiller) Scheller of Decatur; brothers, Josh Tiller and wife, Krista of Henrietta; Jeremy Tiller and wife, Jessica of Runaway Bay; Joseph Scheller and wife, Krystal of Midland; sister, Jennifer Scheller and Jason of Bridgeport; nieces and nephews, Jalee Tiller, Jaxon Tiller, Hailey Tiller, Carter Tiller, Grayson Tiller, Jacob Scheller, Kody Scheller, Kynzlee Gentry, Kaytlynn Gentry, Sara Gentry, and Kelsey Gentry; and Jaidan’s brother Blade Fatheree; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of friends from all over.
Arrangements are entrusted to Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur.