The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

October 15, 2012


The Daily Southerner

TARBORO — TARBORO — Evelyn Williams Hubbard, 85,  died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Carlisle Funeral Home with the Rev. Caswell Shaw officiating.  Entombment will be private at a later date.

Evelyn was born in Pitt County to the late Louis Frank and Lillie Cox Williams. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Keever and a brother, Carlton Williams.  She was a member of the Rocky Mount First United Methodist Church.  Evelyn was a loving wife , mother and grandmother.

She is survived by a loving family including her husband of 63 years, James Hubbard; a son, Ronald L. Hubbard and wife Angie, of Augusta, Ga.; a daughter, Lyla  H. Washburn and husband Kent, of Greenville, N.C. and grandchildren Stacy Hubbard of Augusta, Maine, Nick and Alex Washburn of Greenville, N.C. and Viola Knoll of Boston.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rocky Mount First United Methodist Church or Children’s Home Society or your favorite charity.

The family will receive friends at Carlisle Funeral Home from 10:15 a.m. until 11 a.m. Tuesday.

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