Age: 87 Address: Plum Branch Date of Death: Monday, February 24, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Evelyn Carroll Boone of Plum Branch passed away on Monday, February 24th at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital.
A native of Yancey County she was the oldest of 16 children to late Crawford and Hettie Hunter Carroll and wife of the late Landon Boone, who passed away in 1988. She was also preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Dale Boone; sister, Maude Carroll; brothers: David Junior, Mack, Roy and Dwayne Carroll. She loved quilting and sitting on the porch.
Surviving are her daughter, Bonnie Silvers and husband, Doug, of West Burnsville; son, Roger Boone of the home; special nephew, whom she raised as a son, Wayne Carroll and wife, Marsha, of Burnsville; sisters: Mildred Letterman and husband, Johnny, of Plum Branch, Jane Bollinger of Blacksburg, SC, Lois Belcher and husband, Dave, of GA and Faye Hudrow also of GA; brothers: Ray Carroll and wife, Peggy, of Burnsville, Phillip Carroll and wife, Becky, of Marshall, Hoyle Carroll and wife, Joanne, of Marion, JC Carroll of Marion, James Carroll of Burnsville and Charles Carroll of Sweetwater, TN; grandchildren: April Rowe and husband, Rodney, of Bakersville, Landon Boone of the home, Alicia Grindstaff of Burnsville and Vanessa Cook and husband, Justin, of SC; great-grandchildren: Brandon Boone, Collin Ray, Kyllie Ray, Mackenzie Cook and Kylie Cook.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 26th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. The Rev. Steve Penland will officiate. Burial will follow in the Boone Cemetery on Plum Branch. The family will receive friends from 9:30 until 10:30 prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.
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