Memorial services for David Louis Jefferson will be held Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Palo Alto Elks Lodge at 10 a.m. A reception will follow at 1 p.m. at the Skating Bowling in Mitchell Park.
Jefferson died Sept. 3 after his car struck a tree on Middlefield Road. He was 63.
He was a 1967 Menlo-Atherton High School graduate and standout basketball player. He is the father of David Jefferson, a 1993 Palo Alto High School graduate and former Paly baseball coach. Jefferson is the grandfather of 2011 Paly graduate B.J. Boyd, who just finished his first pro baseball season in the Oakland Athletics' farm system.