Evelyn C. Fleming, age 93, of Bluff City, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013, at Franklin Woods Community Hospital.
She was born in Bluff City, TN, to the late Hubert and Azlene Hicks Carrier. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Coach Charlie Fleming; grandson, Justin Charles Fleming Harrison; Sister, Mary Lee Carrier Nidiffer; brother, Lester Carrier; and nephew, Chip Carrier.
Evelyn was a member of Bluff City Baptist Church and a graduate of ETSU. She was a Band Sponsor and taught at Chinquapin Elementary and Bluff City Elementary schools for many years. She loved her church, the town of Bluff City and sports.
Survivors include her daughter, Sherry F. Harrison and husband, Charles, of Johnson City; two sisters-in-law, Mary Don Carrier and Lorelei Fleming; two nieces, Laura Morrell and Sandy Smith; step grand daughter, Sophia Harrison; step great grand daughters, Helena and Lea Harrison; and several great and great, great nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, November 10, 2013, in the Glenwood Chapel Mausoleum with Dr. William “Bill” Duncan officiating.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-3:00 p.m. prior to the service in the Glenwood Chapel.
Honorary pallbearers will be Craig Morrell, Kenneth Smith, Wade Morrell, Robert Harrison, Ron Jones, Ken York, David Garr, Richard Bowling, Kathleen Buckles and Irene Wells.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Bluff City Baptist Church, P.O. Box 220, Bluff City, TN 37618; or American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Road, Suite 102, Johnson City, TN 37601.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guestbook.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Bluff City, is serving the Fleming family. Office phone 423-538-7131; Obituary line 423-543-4917