Passed: Thursday, March 2, 2017
Funeral: Sunday, March 5, 2017
Birth Date: Friday, November 1, 1929
Evelyn Bryant McAbee, 87, passed away peacefully at her home in Greer on March 2, 2017, surrounded by her family.
Evelyn was born on November 1, 1929 in Greer to Bluford B. Bryant and Clara Brannon Bryant.
She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, mother-in-law and friend.
She is remembered for her ever-present smile, warm laugh, love of food, family and friends, and her strong Christian faith.
Evelyn was a long-time employee of the Bank of Greer, McAbee Tractor and Turf and was a member of Praise Cathedral in Greer.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Don McAbee; her son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Sharon McAbee; a sister and brother-in-law, Vivian and Bill Taylor; brother-in-law, Bud McAbee; sister-in-law, Sandra McAbee; brother-in-law, Joe McAbee; brother-in-law, Jim Sudduth; and sister-in-law, Lavonia Snow all of Greer, along with many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents and two brothers, Lowell Bryant and B.B. Bryant.
A celebration of Evelyn's life will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Praise Cathedral, conducted by Rev. Jerry Madden.
Burial will follow in Wood Memorial Park in Duncan.
Honorary escort will be the Senior Adults of Praise Cathedral.
Visitation will be held 1:00-2:45 p.m. on Sunday at Praise Cathedral.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Greenville Shriners Hospital, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.
Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.