Mrs. Martha Evelyn Jacoway

December 11, 1922 – August 16, 2019

Mrs. Jacoway was a faithful member of First United Methodist Church in Fort Payne. She truly loved the outdoors, working in her yard and watching her birds. Most of all she loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Children: Linda Ann Brock (Bob), Martha Nell Jacoway & Bill Jacoway (Lisa);

Brother: Joe Cantey;

Grandchildren: Kimberly A. Tinley (Jack), Brad Jacoway (Jade), Craig Jacoway & Lauren Kroeger (Ben);

Great-Grandchildren: Reid Jacoway, Owen Jacoway, Liam Jacoway & Brayden Kroeger;

Preceded in death by:

Husband: William Van Jacoway Jr.;

Siblings: Annelle Thompson & Mary Alice Chester;

Parents: Joseph S. Cantey & Nellie McLauchlin Cantey;

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the First United Methodist Church, 206 Grand Ave. N. Fort Payne, AL 35967


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Date of Funeral: Sunday, August 18, 2019

Funeral Location: Graveside Service at Glenwood Cemetery

Funeral Time: 2:00 PM

Officiating: Rev. Jim Russell & Rev. Ricky Smith


Date of Burial: Sunday, August 18, 2019
Burial Location: Glenwood Cemetery

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6 entries.
Jessica Jones from Huntsville wrote on May 2, 2021 at 10:43 pm
It would have been wonderful had I been able to meet my biological great grandmother.

May you rest in peace, Evelyn
Sadie Scott from Griffin wrote on August 21, 2019 at 7:21 pm
My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Praying for God to surround you with his love and grace during this difficult time.
Cindy & Dan O’Connell from Boca Raton wrote on August 21, 2019 at 1:38 am
Our deepest sympathy for your loss of your dear Mother. She was a very sweet lady and special Aunt.
Linda Mendoza from Griffin wrote on August 18, 2019 at 5:44 pm
Sorry for your loss...praying for all the family
Sandra Pryor from Griffin wrote on August 18, 2019 at 2:43 pm
My deepest sympathy for your loss. May God bless and comfort you.
Michael & Cris Chester from Shalimar, FL wrote on August 16, 2019 at 10:09 pm
Our deepest sympathy for your loss. Aunt Evelyn always has a big smile and warm greetings for all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this stressful time. But know, she is in a better place and always in our hearts.

Mike & Cris

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