Mr. Jack Gevedon, 86, of the Verona Community, formerly of the Palmetto Community of Marshall County, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 in Lewisburg, Tenn. Gevedon was born in Ky. and was a son of the late Greenbrier and Pearlie Ison Gevedon. He was retired from Heil-Quaker Corp. of Lewisburg and was a member of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Marie Mealer Gevedon, who died in 2010, a daughter, Deborah Kay Gevedon, and a son Jack Douglas Gevedon.
Gevedon is survived by three sons, Gary (Faye) Gevedon, Cornersville, Donald (Kay) Gevedon, Verona Comm., Guy (Christine) Gevedon, Petersburg; sisters, Kathy Ray and Jeanette (Rayford) Davidson, both of Calhoun, Ga.; brother, Rex Gevedon, Ky; eight grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, one great-great grandchild.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Leland Carden officiating. Burial will follow in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.
Lawrence Funeral Home and cremation services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 (www.lawrencefuneral.net) is in charge of arrangements.