Evelyn White Bridges Galloway, age 90, of Ellenboro, passed away October 7, 2014.
A native of Rutherford County, she was the daughter of the late Edgar Oscar White and Hulda Upton White; a homemaker and member of the Church of the Nazarene. Evelyn was a graduate of Ellenboro High School, she loved her church and enjoyed gardening and sewing. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Hammond Vance Bridges, her second husband, Herbert Galloway, and two sons, Zane Bridges, and Eddie Bridges.
Survivors include a son, Van Bridges and his wife Lisa of Ellenboro, a daughter, Sheila Bridges Bailey and her husband Bob of Raleigh, a step son, Herbert Galloway, Jr. and his wife Jan of Brunswick, GA, eight grandchildren, Gayla Bridges Ledford, Barbara Bailey Swails, Matthew Bridges, Daniel Sisk, Herbert Galloway III, Marsha Galloway, Eric Galloway, and Lisa Goodman. There are also seven great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at the Church of the Nazarene with Reverend Dale Austin officiating. Interment followed in the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church cemetery. Flowers will be accepted but memorials may be made to the Church of the Nazarene, 728 Hardin Road, Forest City, NC 28043.
The Padgett and King Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.