Evelyn Elmore Mealer

Tuesday, April 3, 2007

Evelyn Elmore Mealer

March 30, 2007

Mrs. Evelyn "Granny" Elmore Mealer, age 77, of Chapel Hill, Tennessee died Friday morning, March 30, 2007 after an extended illness. Mrs. Mealer was a native of Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Arthur Hobson and Gertie Mae Brown Elmore. She was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill and was retired, after 20 years of service, from Cosmolab, Inc. of Lewisburg. Later, she was employed with Dollar General Store of Chapel Hill. Mrs. Mealer was the widow of the late James Alfred Mealer who died in 1975.

Mrs. Mealer is survived by three daughters, Wanda (Billy) Hargrove, Chapel Hill, TN, Brenda (Gary) Daughrity, Chapel Hill, TN, Linda (Jerry) Whitehurst, Brentwood, TN; two sons, James (Donna) Mealer, Memphis, TN, Ricky (Terressa) Mealer, Chapel Hill, TN; three sisters, Frances Pacetti, Chapel Hill, TN, Josephine Cashion, Lewisburg, TN, Beulah Beech, Shelbyville, TN; two brothers, Billy Elmore, Shelbyville, TN, Allen Elmore, Chapel Hill, TN; thirteen grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren.

Visitation was at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, March 31, 2007 at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, April 1, 2007 at 4:00 p.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Tim McGehee and Rev. Keith Wilson officiating. Burial was in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.

For Those Who Wish, Memorial Donations may be made to the charity or organization of your choice.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, Tennessee (www.lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of local arrangements.