Evelyn Trudell's Story
Evelyn Trudell "Trudy" Stilwell, age 85 of the Baptist Valley Community of North Tazewell, VA died Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, VA. She was born August 27, 1932 at Richlands, VA and was a daughter of the late S.W. and Rosa Kansas Chambers Stilwell. Ms. Stilwell was a 1953 Graduate of Richlands High School and worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at the former Mattie Williams Hospital for thirty-five years. Trudy enjoyed solving crossword and search-a-word puzzles, listening to Gospel music and working in her yard; when her health permitted, she attended the Tazewell Family Worship Center in North Tazewell, VA. Trudy was a lady who cared for people and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Virginia "Jean" Stilwell, two brothers, James Mervin Stilwell and Dolphous Andrew Stilwell; one nephew, Michael Stilwell.
Those who survive to cherish her memory include one sister, Wilma Harman and husband, Lindsey of Baptist Valley, VA; one sister in-law, Pauline Stilwell of Baptist Valley, VA; a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; a special niece, Rosalyn Wix, whom she lovingly called "Sweetie"; many other family members and friends also survive.
Funeral Services for Ms. Evelyn Trudell "Trudy" Stilwell will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, February 18, 2018 at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, VA with the Rev. Lawrence Hayes officiating. Entombment will follow at the Greenhills Memory Gardens Mausoleum in Claypool Hill, VA. Pallbearers will be Bill Messick, Harold Elkins, Mike Elkins, Harley White, Tony Stilwell, John Stilwell, Mike Hodge and Darrel Wix. Calvin Patton will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 - 9 p.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018.
Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA is serving the family of Ms. Stilwell and those wishing to
express sympathy online may do so at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com.
Published on February 16, 2018