Evelyn Boger Seamon

Published 12:24 pm Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Evelyn Boger Seamon, 89, of Mocksville, died on Monday, May 25, 2020 at her residence.

Born in Davie County on May 12, 1931, she was the daughter of the late George Malcus Boger and Amanda Jane Dunn Boger. She was also preceded in death by: 2 brothers; 5 sisters; and her husband of 47 years, J.C. Seamon, who died on Jan. 21, 1997.

She worked many years as a seamstress at Mocksville Manufacturing and B&F Manufacturing. She was a member of Society Baptist Church where she sang in the choir, volunteered with the quilt ministry and was a member of the Young at Heart senior group. For Mother’s Day 2020, she was the oldest living mother of the church family. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed preparing meals for family. She enjoyed working in her yard and was a long-time serving member of the Ladies Auxiliary of County Line Fire Department.

Survivors: her daughter, Priscilla Dwiggins of Mocksville; her son and daughter-in-law, Jerry (Jane) Seamon of Mocksville; a sister, Sarah Jones; 5 grandchildren, C.J. (Katrina) Dwiggins, Jill (Jeremy) Whitaker, Janna Winstead, Johnny Wilson and Donna (Brian) Koontz; 9 great-grandchildren, Jayce, Julie and Jaelyn Whitaker, Jacsyn and Jace Winstead, Brandon (Chelsea) Koontz and Katie Koontz, and Evelyn and Lucille Dwiggins; and 2 great-great grandchildren, Chloe and Bryson Koontz.

Mrs. Seamon lie-in-state Wednesday, May 27 from 3-8 p.m. at Society Baptist Church. The funeral service will be Thursday, May 28 at 11 .m. at the church with the Revs. Jeff Holder and Donnie Chapman officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorials: Society Baptist Building Fund, 879 Garden Valley Road, Statesville, 28625; or to The Gideon’s International, PO Box 148 Statesville, 28687.

The family will assemble at the home of Jerry and Jane Seamon.

Condolences: www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.