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 www.fryefh.com.