Originally created 02/03/01

Mrs. Evelyn Markwalter



WASHINGTON, Ga. - Mrs. Evelyn W. Markwalter, 90, of North Alexander Avenue, died Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Chip Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery.

Mrs. Markwalter, a native of Wilkes County, had retired as a bookkeeper from Wilkes County Board of Commissioners and was a charter member of Washington Pilot Club. She was a member of Young at Heart Club, Washington Woman's Club and First United Methodist Church, where she was a member of Women's Guild.

Survivors include a sister, Nancy O'Kelley, Spartanburg, S.C.

Pallbearers will be her nephews.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of Washington Pilot Club.

Memorials may be made to: First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 518, Washington, GA 30673; or Pilot Club Scholarship Fund, c/o Mary Donna Lunceford, 368 Danburg Road, Washington, GA 30673.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Hopkins Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 3, 2001