Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

October 1, 2013

Evelyn Davis

Evelyn Davis, 89, formerly of Bonnie, passed away on Sept. 27, 2013.

She was born in Bonnie to Ernest and Alta (Campbell) Carroll on Nov. 23, 1923. She was first married to Burrell Shelton on April 15, 1944, and he passed away on Oct. 16, 1975. Then she married Albert Davis on May 17, 1986, and he passed away on Feb. 7, 2004.

She worked at Lyn Gai Garment Factory in Sesser until retirement in 1986. She was of the Protestant faith.

Evelyn is survived by a son, James Shelton and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her two husbands; a brother, Malcolm Carroll; two sisters, Margaret Waggoner and Betty Bullock; all uncles; six aunts; a grandson; and grandparents on both sides.

Graveside service was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30, at South Hickory Hill Cemetery in Bonnie with Mr. Randy Sells officiating.

There was no visitation.

Johnston Funeral Home in Ina is in charge of arrangements.

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