Cover photo for Evelyn  Carr Strayer's Obituary
Evelyn  Carr Strayer Profile Photo
1939 Evelyn 2021

Evelyn Carr Strayer

November 24, 1939 — August 5, 2021

Waynesville – Evelyn Carr Strayer, 81, of Waynesville passed away early Thursday morning (August 5, 2021) at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross after a brief illness.
Born in Brunswick, GA her parents were Rupert Atkinson Carr and Nova Ellen Estes Carr. She is also preceded in death by her husband, George Edward Strayer; a sister, Angela Highsmith; and a brother, Charles Carr.
Evelyn was a homemaker who loved cooking, baking, crocheting, coloring with numbers and doing word searches.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Teresa & Philip Decker of Waynesville; a son and daughter-in-law, George Edward & Tina Strayer, II of Waynesville; 4 grandchildren, Charlie Beverly of Brunswick, Christopher Warren, Samantha Newton (Matt) and George Edward Strayer, III all of Waynesville; 10 great grandchildren; and also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
A memorial service will be held Saturday afternoon (August 7, 2021) at 2pm at the chapel of Frye Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Wainright officiating.
Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, ,Nahunta.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Evelyn Carr Strayer, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Saturday, August 7, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 5

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree