- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 22 May 2004.
Donald R. "Donnie" Evans obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
Name: Gladys Wright
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Event Place: District 2, Loudon, Tennessee, United States
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated): 1917
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Sheet Number and Letter: 4A
Household ID: 73
Line Number: 39
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626
Affiliate Film Number: 2261
GS Film number: 2341995
Digital Folder Number: 004548175
Image Number: 00430
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Charlie W Wright M 37 Tennessee
Wife Tennie Wright F 45 Tennessee
Daughter Gladys Wright F 13 Tennessee
Son Earl Wright M 9 Tennessee
Son Fred Wright M 6 Tennessee
- [S26] Berry Funeral Home, (www.berryfuneralhome.com), 13 Aug 2006.
Evans, Gladys I. –age 89, departed this life at 10:00 Sunday night, August 13, 2006 at Brakebill Convalescent Center, as the Angels of Heaven lovingly carried her to her home of eternal rest. She was born October 11, 1916 in Lenoir City, Tennessee to parents, C.W. Wright and Tennie E. Wright. Gladys was a longtime member of Southside Baptist Church, Knoxville. Preceded in death by husband of 52 years, Ray C. Evans; son, Don R. Evans; grandchildren, Cathy Williams and Stephen Evans; brothers, Fred A. Wright and Earl W. Wright.
Surviving family includes son, Jack Evans, Rockford; daughter, Barbara “Jeanie” and husband, Harold Underwood, Knoxville; daughter-in-law, Carol H. Evans, Kentucky; granddaughters, Vicki Underwood, Knoxville; Amy Underwood, Charleston, South Carolina; Tanya Oxendine, Maryville; grandsons, Donnie and wife, Rhonda Evans, Maryville; Jim and wife, Melissa Underwood, Knoxville; several great-grandchildren. Special note of thanks to Cyndie VanSchaick for playing the keyboard and accordian for mom as she awaited her home going; Brakebill Convalescent Center staff and nurses for their compassionate care. Also the University Health System for their excellent care as well. Special people involved in Mom’s life over the years include sister-in-law, Katie Wright, Kingston; Audene Evans, Leroy and Sybil Logan, Jackson, Mississippi; her Sunday School class and teacher, Helen Green; friends, Mary Lou Roberts; Mary Jones; Steve and Retha Smith; and entire congregation of her church.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM on Wednesday, Berry Funeral Home Chapel, Chapman Highway, with funeral service to follow at 8 PM, Rev. Clarence Gresham officiating. Family and friends will meet at Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Alcoa Highway, on Thursday for 11 AM committal and interment services. Memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church Missions Fund, 1620 W. Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920.
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Tennie Lyles
Also Known As Name:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 19 Dec 1915
Event Place: Loudon, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name: Charlie Wright
Spouse's Also Known As Name:
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