May 24, 1925 - June 11, 2016
Friday, June 17, 2016 from 10-11 a.m., Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home
Friday, June 17, 2016 at 11 a.m., Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home
Evelyn R. Gantt, 91, of Centerburg, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Knox Community Hospital, Mt. Vernon. Member of Centerburg United Methodist Church and O.E.S. Chapter # 100 of Centerburg. Preceded in death by husband Robert Hayes Gantt; parents, Emory & Ethel Wright. Survived by children, Deborah (Gerald) Wylie of Alabama and son, Timothy H. Gantt of Centerburg; grandchildren, Chris (Jessica) Wylie, Rebecca (Aaron) Miller and Jessica (Justin) Scarsella,all of Alabama; great-grandchildren, Alivia, Hayes, Landen and Jordan; sister, Elizabeth Parnell of Mt. Vernon; numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m.Friday, June 17, 2016 at JOHNSON-MELICK-MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 49 West Church Street, Centerburg, with visitation one hour prior to service. Rev. Don Lockwood officiating. Private interment.