Evelyn Deese Pennigar
Evelyn Deese Pennigar
  • May 18, 1939 - September 2, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Evelyn Deese Pennegar, age 78, of Monroe, went home to be with the Lord on September 2, 2017. She was born in Union County on May 18, 1939, daughter of the late Ed and Annie Deese. Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Wade Pennegar; her five brothers, Lemar Deese, Doc J. Deese, Chas Deese, Ray B. Deese and Bedford Deese as well as her three sisters, Eileen Powers, Louise Smith and Patty Deese. She is survived by her sisters, Mavis Dew of Wake Forest, NC, and Linda Rolfe of Charlotte, NC; her brother, Larry Deese of Monroe, NC and her special friend, Dennis Wheeler of Monroe.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe. A service to celebrate Evelyn's life will be held 3:00pm Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in McEwen Funeral Home's Colonial Chapel with interment following in Lakeland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to the Humane Society of a charity of your choice. McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Pennegar.