Ever Eva Segrest
1925 - 2019
{ "" }
Share Ever's life story with friends and family
Send an Email
Or Copy this URL to Share
Age 94, passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 surrounded by family. Eva as she was known by family and friends was born in Natchez, MS to the late Sandy and Maggie Cooper. She was the youngest of (9) daughters and (6) sons. She was a faithful member of Peter's Rock M.B. Church for over 40 years. Eva was preceded in death by parents, siblings, (2) grandsons Marcus and Jermaine Gardner and special niece, Virginia Pleasant. Eva leaves to cherish her memories, loving and devoted husband of 70 years, Willie P. Segrest, Sr., (3) daughters, Doris Cooper, Patricia (nee Cooper) Gardner, Jeanette (Bishop Samuel) Smith (2) sons Willie Jr., Derell Segrest all of Gary, IN. (6) grandchildren William "Mingo" (Lajoi) Gardner of Maricopa, AZ. Shalanda , Jemillah and Anthony Gardner all of Gary, IN. Audra Cooper and Latisha Bryant both of Indianapolis, IN. (2) brother-in-laws Homer and Noah Segrest, (1) sister-in-law Deliah Hardy. Special nephew Leroy "L.C." Cooper, Jr., special friend Clotine Ballard and a host of other relatives, family and friends. Special Thanks to: Judith Rochelle, Southern Care Hospice and Noble Home Health. Visitation: Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 9 to 11 a.m. Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. All services at Peter's Rock M.B. Church 1725 E. 21st. Ave. Gary, IN. Pastor Shawn Vaughn, officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park

To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in Post-Tribune from Dec. 8 to Dec. 11, 2019.
09:00 - 11:00 AM
Funeral service
11:00 AM
Memories & Condolences
Not sure what to say?
7 entries
December 12, 2019
December 10, 2019
For you and your family may god guide you at this time Minnesota love with blessing Adams
December 10, 2019
Dear great gma,I had to sit and think for awhile on my selfishness on being hurt,angry and mad that God took u.he needed you more than I did.i remember being little and Everytime I seen u there was always money and peppermints coming out your purse for Rae,nick, Jalen and me.your spirit was of gold and gold can't be melted.im dealing with alot of guilt because I could've came and seen u more,waiting on that day that we meet again.I LOVE YOU WITH ALL MY HEART,SAVE ME A ROOM IN GODS MANSION.WATCH OVER ME MY ANGEL...DONT KNOW HOW TOO END THIS I CANT BELIEVE IT,I DONT WANT IT TO END BUT WE ALL HAVE OUR DATES...GOD BLESS...TO MY FAMILY MY GMA PAT MY DAD AND STEP MOM MINGO AND JOI,AUNTS SHALANDA AND BUFFY,MY UNCLE ANTHONY,EVA DAUGHTERS AND SONS AND GRAND AND GREAT GRANDKIDS GOD BLESS STAY STRONG GOD HAS HER AND SHE STILL HERE IN SPIRIT.I LOVE YOU ALL AND HAVE MY TRUE CONDOLENCES..... SINCERELY YOUR 1ST GREAT Grandson!!!!
December 10, 2019
My sincerest condolences to the Segrest family. Mrs.Segrest was a beautiful spirit inside & out. My God be with in your time of grief.
Annette Pierce
December 9, 2019
Love u Mrs Segrest, I'm still in shock!!
Annette Watson
December 9, 2019
My condolences to the Segrest family. Ever Eva was a friend of my Grandmother's Bessie Patton Grace. She use to do her hair.
Sharyce Hutch
December 8, 2019
Doris and Audra I pray God will grant you peace and bless and comfort you and your family.
Beverly Eaves
Invite others to add memories
Share to let others add their own memories and condolences