Originally created 09/19/00

Mrs. Evalyn Hadden



Mrs. Evalyn Woods "Happy" Hadden, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2000, at University Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Mike Brown and the Rev. Larry Gilpin officiating.

Mrs. Hadden, a native of Columbia, had retired as a schoolteacher from Richmond County Board of Education after 25 years. She was a member of Richmond County Retired Teachers Association, where she was former president, Georgia State Retired Teachers Association, where she was area six director, Beta Lambda Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, where she was former president, and Westminster Presbyterian Church, where she was teacher of Mary Jane Clark Bible Class.

Survivors include two daughters, Pamela H. DeMeyers and Georgeann Hadden, both of Augusta; and two grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 4303 Wheeler Road, Augusta, GA 30909; or to Augusta Rescue Mission, 526 Walker St., Augusta, GA 30901.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Wheeler Road.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 19, 2000