Evelyn M. Price

Obituary
2 entries
  • "Glenn and Vicky sorry to hear of the of Glenn and Vicky..."
  • "I am sorry to hear of the passing of your mother, she was..."
    - Sandra Smith
The Guest Book is expired.

LA GRNGE - Evelyn Mozingo Price, 87, of La Grange, peacefully passed away Thursday, August 22, 2013. Evelyn was born September 9, 1925, in Wayne County to the late Eddie and Mattie Carter Mozingo. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Ervin Chester Mewborn Jr. and Newby Price; and a son, CWO5 Ernie Chris Mewborn. Evelyn retired from Caswell Center following 25 years of service and was a long time member of La Grange First Missionary Baptist Church. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, cross-stitching, word searches and her back-row corner seat at church. Evelyn loved working in her yard, fishing, and in earlier years she could be seen religiously walking the sidewalks of La Grange. Her Christmas goodies were enjoyed by many. A service of remembrance will held Saturday, August 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Rouse Funeral Home with the Rev. Brad Mitchell officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Evelyn is survived by a daughter, Carol McKeel of Goldsboro; son Carey Mewborn and wife Jackie, of La Grange; two grandchildren, Junior Mewborn and Todd Mewborn, both of La Grange; three great-grandchildren, Ashley Bratcher and husband David, of Surf City, Kristin Mewborn of La Grange and Caraleigh Mewborn of Goldsboro; great-great grandson, Cohen Bratcher; two-stepchildren, Vicky Griffin and husband Dennis, and Glenn Price; her adopted church family, Lynn, Tammy, Lynsey and Jared Taylor; along with special friends and neighbors, Henry and Ira Edwards, Brayden "Honey" Crawford, Grace Burke and Phyllis Harrison. The family will receive friends Saturday from 10-11 a.m. at Rouse Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at rousefh.com. Memorials may be made to First Missionary Baptist Church, 201 North Caswell Street, La Grange, NC 28551. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com (Paid obituary)

Funeral Home
ROUSE FUNERAL HOME
108 N. Caswell St.
La Grange, NC 28551-1725
(252) 566-3116
Funeral Home Details
Send Flowers
Published in Free Press from Aug. 23 to Aug. 26, 2013