11/10/08 — EVELYN J. RADFORD

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Died Nov. 8, 2008

PIKEVILLE -- Evelyn Juanita Radford, 74, a resident of Countryside Assisted Living went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro.

Funeral services will be held this evening at 7 at the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Elmwood Cemetery.

Juanita was a member of Fremont Free Will Baptist Church where she served on the Ladies Auxiliary. She was a loving sister and aunt and loved to play bingo.

Juanita was born to the late Charlie and Bessie Radford Jones. She was preceded in death by five sisters; four brothers; her children, Frances Lane and Jerry Radford; and one great granddaughter, Tracey Mangum.

She is survived by her sisters, Isabelle Proctor, of Fremont, Irene Whitehurst of Kenly and Edna Cates, of Chesapeake, Va.; her grandchildren, Larry Lane Jr. of Grantham, Jerry Lane, Christy Graham, of Dudley and Frannie Mangum, of Tennessee; nine great-grandchildren; a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and friends.

The family will receive friends following the funeral service this evening and other times at the residence of her niece, Linda Beasley, 1328 Hinnant Road in Pikeville.

Condolences to the Radford family may be posted at www.shackleford-howell.com.


Published in Obituaries on November 10, 2008 1:46 PM