February 2, 1929 ~ December 11, 2007

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Mrs. Evelyn Needham passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2007, at her Farmington residence at the age of 78 years, 10 months & 9 days. Evelyn was born February 2, 1929, in Blytheville, Ark., & was the daughter of the late L. L. McElhaney & Clara Elizabeth 'Mitchell' McElhaney. Also preceding in death were: 1 son, Joseph Needham (2006), and 1 sister, Elizabeth Newman.

Survivors Include : 2 Daughters - Phyllis Mills, of Farmington; Paula 'Mrs. Scott' Pardue, of Blytheville, Ark. 2 Sons: David Michael (& Karen) Needham, of Irondale; Marty (& Terri) Needham, of Farmington. 1 Daughter-In-Law: Kathy Needham, of Bonne Terre. 1 Sister: Billie 'Mrs. Lonnie' Gilbow, of Fayetteville, Ark. 1 Brother: James (& Minnie) McElhaney, of Paris, Ark. Also, 4 Grandchildren; 2 Step-Grandchildren; 3 Great-Grandchildren & 4 Step, Great-Grandchildren.

Visitation : Thursday, 5-7 p.m.

Memorial Service : Thursday, 7:00 p.m., Dec. 13, 2007

at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Rev. Chuck Lotz officiating.

Memorials to : * The American Cancer Society

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  1. Marty and Mom we were sad to hear of Evelyns passing. She was a very sweet lady and will be missed by everyone that knew her. Our thoughts are with you. We Love you guys. Mike,Amy and the girls.

  2. Kathy, Marty, David, Paula and Mom. So sorry to hear of the passing of Grandma Evelyn. She was a very sweet and gracious lady and I have only the best memories of time I spent with her. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless during this difficult time. Jan Kelly

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