Visitation will be held today, Dec. 20, 2012, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Haleyville, where services will be held on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. Burial will follow in Lynn Cemetery. Brother Rickie Mann will officiate.
Evelyn is survived by her son, Jeffery (Kathy) Ward; daughter, LaDonna Guthrie; brothers, Odean Cummings, Bill (Kathy) Crowe and Gathol (Evelyn) Crowe. She was "Nana" to five grandchildren, Todd Walker, Tanya Sanders, Joshua Guthrie, Jeffery Ward and Jacob Guthrie; and seven great-grandchildren, Zachery Sanders, Ryan Walker, Macie Sanders, Michelle Ward, Catherine Guthrie, Collin Guthrie and James Ward.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, James Ward; second husband, John Trader; parents, Lewis and Trannie Crowe; brothers, Glendon Crowe and Lathol Crowe; sisters, Pauline Hopson and Estelle Byrum.
Friends may sign the guest book online at www.nicholsfuneralhomes.com.
Nichols Funeral Home, Haleyville; 205-486-2204