Evelyn Snodgrass, 82, of Elkins, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday evening, Aug. 13, 2013.
She was born Nov. 6, 1930, in Elkins, a daughter of the late Roscoe V. Gillum and the late Grace Wamsley Gillum.
Surviving are two cousins, Joy Hostetler and Linda Scott; two "special friends," Eloise Keller and Violet Cowger; and her three cats, Molly, Cricket and Wesley.
Evelyn was a graduate of Elkins High School and valedictorian of her class. She was employed as an insurance agent for many years with the Nunley B. Snedegar Agency, Hartman Insurance Agency and Pioneer Insurance Agency prior to her retirement. She was later employed at the Randolph County Homeless Shelter. She was a Pentecostal by faith.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, from the funeral home chapel with Rev. Eli Hostetler officiating. Interment will follow in the Maplewood Cemetery. The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.