Mrs. Evelyn Morgan Cranford, 90 of Salisbury, NC, passed away on Feb. 23, 2013 at her daughter's house, surrounded by her family. Evelyn was born Feb. 6, 1923 in Rowan County the daughter of the late Henry Morgan and Fannie Troutman Morgan.
Evelyn was educated at the Pond School and was a member of Union Lutheran Church and had retired from Lyon-Shaw Mfg. of Salisbury. She was an avid collector of Salt and Pepper Shakers since 1952, and loved to quilt and work in her garden.
In addition to her parents, Evelyn was also preceded in death by her husband Marshall Eli Cranford on Sept. 6, 1997., brothers, Robert, Harold, Jerry and Leo Morgan, sisters, Lorrene Cook and Ruby Almond.
Survivors; daughter, Shelby Jean Cranford Josey and husband, Carl of Salisbury, granddaughter, Cindy Stiller and husband, Jimmy of Salisbury, great-grandson, Joshua Stiller and wife, Angela of Salisbury, great-granddaughter, Amanda Earnhardt and husband, Kenny of Salisbury, great-great grandson, Jackson Stiller of Salisbury, brother, Ralph Morgan and wife Rosa of Salisbury, sisters, Myrtle Fleeman of Gold Hill, Ruth Turner of Albemarle, Mary Eudy and husband, Bob of Charlotte, Betty Morton of Rockwell, Pearlie Carver and husband, Ruben of New London, sister-in-laws, Grace Morgan of Salisbury and Willie Mae Morgan of New London
No services were held per Mrs. Evelyn's request.
A special thanks to Rowan Hospice and Palliative Care of Salisbury.
A special thanks to Pat Kluttz for her loving care of Mrs. Evelyn.
Memorials may be made to Rowan Hospice and Palliative Care, 720 Grove Street, Salisbury, NC 28144, or to Union Lutheran Church, 4770 Bringle Ferry Road, Salisbury, NC 28146.
Powles Funeral Home of Rockwell is assisting the Cranford family. Online condolences may be made to the Cranford family at www.powlesfuneralhome.com