YOUNGSTOWN Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at the Victory Christian Center for Mrs. Evelyn W. Caldwell, 91, who departed this life Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Mrs. Caldwell, lovingly known as Aunt Nauchie, was born Feb. 23, 1922, in Anniston, Ala., a daughter of William Junks and Frances Thompson, and her stepfather who raised her, Fred Walker.
She was a 1940 graduate of The Rayen School and had worked at the Holiday Inn.
Evelyn was a member of the Victory Christian Center, Donald Lockett VFW Post No. 6488, its Ladies Auxiliary, Food Give Away and held Style Shows for their fundraisers. With her outgoing personality, she was a member of her neighborhood watch, enjoyed dancing, music and being with her loving family.
She leaves to forever cherish her memory, her daughters, Norma Jean Hopkins of Columbus and Margaret S. Gilmer of Youngstown; stepson, Manisee Boswell of Richmond, Va.; six grandchildren, Darrell, Terri, Deitra, Ronald, Nicole, Damon; and a host of great and great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel, whom she married Aug. 23, 1970, and who passed away Aug. 17, 2002; a brother, John E. Walker; a stepson, Ramon Boswell; and two grandsons, Roger Gilmer and Eric Hopkins.
Friends may call Friday from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at the church.
Arrangements entrusted to the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.