(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Evalyn Atkins Grantham, 75, passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 in Pensacola, Florida while on vacation with her family. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 9th from 5-8 PM and a Graveside Service will be Thursday, July 10th at 10 AM at Florence Cemetery.
Mrs. Grantham was a longtime resident of Florence and a member of Celebration Fellowship. She was a devout Christian, faithful wife, caring mother, and loyal friend. She loved gardening, and grew beautiful roses and flowers. She was a very caring person that loved people. She enjoyed traveling, the outdoors, and camping.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Derwood Grantham.
She is survived by her sons, Woody and his wife Tatyana Grantham of Covington, LA and James and his wife D.J. Grantham of Florence; grandson, John Lucas Grantham; and niece Connie Mills of Florence.