Mrs. Evelyn Lois McCuistion, age 87 of Rockwood, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday November 18, 2021. She was born on December 14th, 1933, in Harriman, TN. Evelyn graduated from Oakdale High School in 1951. She was a lifelong member of the Whites Creek Baptist church in Rockwood and also a member of the Eastern Star, Chapter 382 of Rockwood. Evelyn was of Cherokee decent and a member of the Cherokee Nation.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years; William A. McCuistion; parents; Clarence and Nellie Brown; sisters; Ada Brown Northern and Elizabeth Brown Bryant, and brothers; James Brown and John Brown, nephew; Chris Brown.
She is survived by: 2 sons; Steve McCuistion and Ronald McCuistion, daughter; Rebecca Rudder, brother; Robert Brown, sisters; Louise Brown Register and Mary Brown Hart.
She was a devoted Wife, Mother, and was proud to be called “Nana” by her grandchildren, 3 granddaughters; Amy Altum, Crystal Hill, and Jessica Fledderjohann, 2 grandsons; Andrew McCuistion, and Jason Rudder, and 6 great-grand kids. Numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Monday, November 22nd, 2021, from 1:00-2:00 pm ET at Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, TN. Graveside and interment service will follow in the Roane Memorial Gardens in Rockwood. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Evelyn Lois McCusition.