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Obituary for Evelyn McDeerman Hope

Evelyn McDeerman Hope, age 83, of Jacksboro passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017. A member of Mt Paran Baptist Church and also attended Jacksboro First Baptist. She was known to many as a Mother (Mamaw E) for her many years of working in Daycare at Jacksboro First Baptist. Preceded in death husband, William N. (Bill) Hope; son, William L. (Billy) Hope; grandson, Matthew W. Hope; great grandson, Logan Morris; parents, Robert & Parizida Wilson McDeerman; sisters, Jeanette McDeerman, Robbie Sue Bailey


Sons: Wayne & Brenda Hope, Kingston
Mark & Debbie Hope, Jacksboro
Brent & Angela Hope, Jacksboro

Daughter-in-law: Brenda Hope, Jacksboro

Grandchildren: Jameson Hope, Whitney Stevens, Jordan Hope, Sherry Howell, David Crozier, Dexter Young, Jeff Fowler, Katie McCartt

Great Grandchildren: Mackinley W. Hope, Ella Rose Hope, Harper Rain Stevens, Libby McCartt, Cody McCartt, Jasper Hooks

Great Great Granddaughter: Jaci McCartt

Brother: Tommy & Wanda McDeerman

Sisters: Jewell Gross, Margaret & Dorsey Frabott, Carolyn Dilbeck

Special friend and caregiver: Jeannie Crowley

Several nieces and nephews, a host of other family

Services 8 PM Thursday Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. George Asbury officiating

Interment 11 AM Friday Jacksboro Cemetery

Family will receive friends 6 PM to 8 PM Thursday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cross-Smith Funeral Home, Inc.

300 E. Central Ave.
LaFollette, TN 37766





8:00 PM
Cross-Smith Chapel

Cross-Smith Funeral Home, Inc
300 E Central Ave
LaFollette, Tennessee 37766





11:00 AM
Jacksboro Cemetery

Liberty Street
Jacksboro, Tennessee 37757


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