Evelyn A. Beabout, age 102, of Wellston, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at her home. She was born Feb. 25, 1910 in Coolville, Ohio, to the late John and Elizabeth Null Henry. Evelyn was a loving homemaker and a former employee of Goodwill in Jackson. She was a member of the former Eagles Lodge.
Evelyn is survived by four children, Evelyn Alberta Engle of Grove City, Robert L. Thompson, Jr. of Carroll, Marshall E. Thompson of Alabama and Tim Thompson of Wellston, as well as 23 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 18 great-grand-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands, Robert E. Jones, Robert L. Thompson, Sr. and Ray Beabout; her daughter, Bethelem Mae “Betty” Miller; 2 grandsons, John Howard Fultz and Thomas Dale Fultz, and several brothers and sisters.
Calling hours will be Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at the McWilliams Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Ridgewood Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mcwilliams-funeralhome.com