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Jeffrey Boyd Vandagriff Jr., 40
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Mr. Jeffrey Boyd Vandagriff Jr. died on Saturday, May 21. 

He was born Oct. 28, 1981, in McMinnville, previously worked at Yorozu, and was of the Pentecostal faith attending worship at Word of Life Ministries. He enjoyed playing bass guitar, liked pro wrestling, and was a Star Trek fan. Mr. Vandagriff was preceded in death by his daughter Mikayla Vandagriff.

Survivors include his father Jeffrey Boyd (Patty) Vandagriff Sr., mother Betty Vandagriff (Glenn Griffith), daughter Madison Michelle (Brad) McKinley, son James Ray Vandagriff, sister Sumer Vandagriff, great-grandfather David Black, stepbrother Terry (Melanie) King, stepsister Keri King, grandchildren Noah McKinley and Jeremiah McKinley, and longtime girlfriend Crystal Norris and her family.

Funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. noon Saturday, May 28, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Rick Oakwood and Rex Boles will officiate. Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery.

The Vandagriff family will receive friends Friday from 4 to 8 p.m., and again Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to Word of Life Ministries. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 25, 2022