- November 8, 1961 - September 21, 2011
- Saint Louis, Missouri
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Austin A Layne Mortuary Inc
Evelyn Belinda Dread, beloved daughter of Richard and Jacqueline Foster (Davis), was born in St. Louis, MO. She was preceded in death by her husband Darryl Dread, Sr., her parents, and daughter, Denise Nicole Dread. Evelyn Dread was educated in the St. Louis Public School system. She graduated from Northwest/O'Fallon Technical High School with an emphasis in child care. Evelyn Dread was employed at Bellefontaine Habilitation Center for over 27 years. On September 20, 1980, she publicly declared her love and married Darryl Dread, Sr. they shared 18 beautiful years together until the time of his death on June 4, 1999, after a long battle with leukemia. As a result of this union three children were born: Darryl Dread, Jr., Duwayne Antonio Dread, and Denise Nicole Dread who died at birth in 1983. June of 1973, she symbolized her dedication to Jehovah by water baptism. She faithfully and zealously served Jehovah until the time of her death. Evelyn Dread passed away on September 21, 2011 at Christian Northeast Hospital. Evelyn Dread leaves behind a loving and devoted family; two sons, Darryl Dread, Jr., Duwayne Antonio Dread; three grandchildren, Marcel Redden, Aryana Dread, Darryl Antonio Dread; four siblings, Ginnise Foster, Cellestine Crump, Stephanie Foster, Richard Foster, Jr.; two brothers-in-law, Osie Crump and Dwight Dread; one grandparent, Horace Foster; aunt, Millie Braddock; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, loving friends and co-workers. This Online Memorial has been created to commemorate the life of Evelyn Dread. You are invited to add a Tribute in her memory. Please click "Sign Guestbook" below to add your own memories, reflections, thoughts or condolences.
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