Actor Ron Lester passed away at age 45 from complications of multisystem organ failure. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported locally on June 18, 2016 and Dr. Jeffords was quoted in his obituary. Ron’s death was carried by media outlets throughout the world.
Ron was noted for his television roles and feature films. Dr. Jeffords was Ron’s Plastic Surgeon after an astounding weight loss of over 300 pounds. Dr. Jeffords had a close friendship with Ron making several national television appearances and quoted in People Magazine. Mr. Lester played a physician in the film “The Fat Boy Chronicles” in which he helped an obese teen lose weight. That role was named after Dr. Jeffords and is noted in the IMDB website.