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Melanie Gay Jeffers Ogg

February 27, 1960 ~ September 28, 2023 (age 63) 63 Years Old

Melanie Ogg Obituary

Melanie Gay Jeffers Ogg, 63

Melanie Gay Jeffers Ogg, 63 of Stout, died Thursday, September, 28, 2023 at SOMC Hospice. She was born February 27, 1960 in Washington, Pennsylvania to Earl Jeffers and the late Jean Horr Jeffers.

Along with her mother Melanie was preceded in death by a sister Jana Jeffers.

Melanie was a retired teacher from Washington-Nile School District after 33 years as a Third Grade teacher. She was a proud member of the Democratic Party. She served on the Ohio State Central Committee, Treasurer of the Scioto County Democratic Party, a member of the League of Women Voters and was in the Scioto County Democratic Party Hall of Fame. She loved the Arts and loved to make costumes. She also loved to garden.

Along with her father Earl Jeffers, Melanie is survived by her husband, Bill Ogg whom she married on August 27, 1983, a daughter Summer (Josh) Logan, a brother Mitch Jeffers, 2 sisters: Tara Jeffers and Heather Jeffers along with her beautiful granddaughter, August Lynn Gaynelle Logan.

Melanie is making a donation to the National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center at Case Western University. A Celebration of Melanie’s life will be held Saturday October 14, 2023 at 201 Second Street (formerly the Bridge St Carryout)at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family is setting up a scholarship in Melanie’s name. Arrangements are under the direction of the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth. Condolences may be sent to

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Celebration of Life
October 14, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
201 Sceond Street (Formerly Bridge ST. Carryout)
201 Second Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662


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