Evelyn 'Sam' Biggs
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CHERRYVILLE - Evelyn Grey "Sam" Bartlett Biggs, 76, of Cross Creek Drive, died May 21, 2014, at Caromont Regional Medical Center.
Evelyn was born in Wilson on Aug. 3, 1937, a daughter of the late Joseph and Evelyn McCall Bartlett. She retired from Doctors Lake Nursing Home in Orange Park, Fla., after 30 years as the business office Manager. Each year on the first weekend of March she faithfully took her family to the beach.
Evelyn loved to read, plant flowers, the beach and being outdoors with her grandbabies; and she made the best fried chicken.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by son Wayne Peterson Jr.
Survivors include daughters Donna Beringer of Cherryville and Darlene Peterson of Orange Park, Fla.; eight grandchildren, Linda Foley, Cherryville, Amanda Beringer, Maryland, Joseph McGuirt, Green Cove Springs, Fla., Marlena Vassak, Orange Park, Fla., Jackie McGuirt, Green Cove Springs, Fla., Wayne Peterson III, Orange Park, Fla., Karen Peterson, Orange Park, Fla. and Rita Tebolt, Orange Park, Fla.; 10 great-grandchildren; sister Jo Anne Bartlett of Salisbury; brothers Joseph Bartlett, Salisbury, Robert Bartlett, Salisbury, and James Bartlett, Pittsboro.
Funeral services were held at Carpenter's Funeral and Cremation Services in Cherryville on May 24.
Memorials: May be made to Scholarship Fund, Carolina Federal Credit Union, 1200 E. Church St., Cherryville, NC 28021.
Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net
Published in Salisbury Post on June 1, 2014
Carpenter's Funeral Home
1100 East Main Street Cherryville, NC 28021