Evelene Gafford, 83

Evelene Mary Gafford, 83, passed away Sunday, June 2, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
She was born May 5, 1930, in New Albany to Curtis and Lizzie Taylor. She was retired from child care service. She was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Service were at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, at United Funeral Service in New Albany with Bro. Whitt Lewis officiating. United Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by two sons, Dan Gafford (Darlene) and Chris Gafford (Stephanie); four sisters, Tommie Jordan (Danny), Shirley Mitchell, Anglene Majors (DeWitt) and Jean Hall; two brothers, Daniel Taylor and Samuel Taylor; and two grandchildren, Rowan Gafford and Morgan Gafford.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Curtis Gafford; and two sisters-in-law, Jessie Taylor and Eva Taylor.
Her nephews served as pallbearers and her Sunday School class served as honorary pallbearers.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit www.unitedfuneralservice.com.