Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist-North Chapel and Hamilton Memorial Gardens
5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN
Evelyn Maretha Burroughs
May 20, 1939 – March 20, 2020
Evelyn Maretha Burroughs took her first breath in heaven on the evening of March 20, 2020. She was born on May 20, 1939 in Hytop, Alabama and she passed into God’s Garden surrounded by family. Evelyn is celebrating with those who preceded her: Her parents, Lee and Syble Wilcox, her husband Robert Burroughs, her second husband Ted Gladd, and her grandson Joshua Thomas. Evelyn leaves a beautiful heritage in her children: Elisha Manuel (Eddie), Tonya Oaks (Mike), Treva Thomas, and Allison Leroux (Mike). And the legacy of love continues to her grandchildren: Hayden, Jessica, Roscoe, Zeb, Amber, Amanda, Jason, Thomas, and Garrett; as well as 15 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.
The family will have a private remembrance. Please pray for peace and comfort.
Arrangements are held by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.
St. Jude Children's Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105
- Visitation Monday, March 23, 2020
- Funeral Service Monday, March 23, 2020
- Burial Monday, March 23, 2020