Evelyn Thacker formerly of Logan
Evelyn Thacker, 90, formerly of Logan W.Va, went to be with her Lord on Monday, July 9, 2012 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Friday, July 13, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne WV with her Nephew David Hill officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Gardens, Godby Heights, WV. She was born October 25, 1921 in Wayne County, WV, daughter of the late Thomas “Tom” and Elsie Ferguson Hill. Evelyn married Lawrence Thacker the” Love of her Life “on Aug 30 1941 in Pikeville Ky. Lawrence preceded her in death Nov 1988. Also preceding her in death were sisters, Alice Jones and Loeta Ferguson; a brother, Charles Hill , grandsons Roger Stallard Jr, Ralph Thacker Jr, Justin Thacker and granddaughter Kelly Adkins. Evelyn has six children all whom survive; Lawrence Thacker ( Kathy) of Maryville Tn, Joyce Allen (Everett) of Ringgold Ga, ,Gail George (Rich) , Ralph Thacker Montvale Va, Violet Gorsuch (Richard) Farmersville Tx, Linda Whitington (Russ) of Geneva Al three brothers; Man Hill, Dale Hill (Ann), Butch Hill ( Linda) two sisters; Aggie Mills , Donna Rowe(Leo) Eight-teen Grand-children , twenty-three Great-grandchildren and three Great Great-grandchildren. Evelyn was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing and her many flower gardens thru the years. When she became unable to do those things her joy came from phone calls and visits from her children. She would spend hours listening to her gospel music and her TV game shows. Friends may call from 6 to 9 pm Thursday at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne.