Victoria Jefferson, affectionally known as Vikki was born in Wichita, Kansas. She attended Wichita South High School, Wichita State University, and later moved to Kanas City, Missouri where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree at Rockhurst University Research College of Nursing.
Vikki accepted Jesus Christ and was baptized at an early age at Martin Temple Church of God in Christ in Wichita, Kansas.
Vikki’s most notable career positions were at Wichita State University and The University of Kansas Medical Center. She was employed by Sprint Corporation as a Special Events Coordinator. During her tenure, she served as the Coordinator of the Spirit Festival for ten years. The Spirit Festival was the largest outdoor festival in the Midwest. She was also a Career Development Executive/Job Coach for The Full Employment Council. She loved jazz, gospel and blues. She also created one-woman shows, wrote poetry and wrote her biography, which will be published soon.
Vikki’s ancestors receiving her include her mother, Missionary Lula May Jefferson, her aunt, Missionary Juanita Harper, her aunt, Missionary Margie White, uncle, Johnnie Jefferson, uncle Bobby Jefferson, cousin, Mary Ann Jefferson Whitney and a host of other relatives and friends.
Vikki leaves to cherish her memory, nieces, Evangelist Regina Jefferson, Sheryl Harper, Paula Harper; nephews, Elder William Harper, Jr., Chris Harper, William Ladale Harper, III; aunts, Vernell Kelley and Martha Swindall; uncle, Gus Jefferson; brother-in-law, Pastor William Harper, Sr.; cousins, Tanisha Bowen, Hope Randle, Sandra Williams, Delbert Taylor, Charlotte Kaye White, Joyce Lowe, Jacci Kay White, Gloria Lynn, Bobby Jefferson, Terry Jefferson, Charles Jefferson, Charles Jefferson, Leslie Campbell, and a host of family and friends, lifelong friends, Willard Loggins, Lynn Martin-Allen, Pastor Leon Jiggetts and Ethan Richardson.
A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 11:30am at the Longview Lake Marina Shelter #2. Service conducted by Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel Condolences may be shared on our website.
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