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Theresa Carrico Evans

November 2, 1921 October 7, 2018
Theresa Carrico Evans
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Mrs. Theresa Carrico Evans, age 96 passed away at her home in Samuels with her loving family surrounding her on Sunday, October 7, 2018. Momma Theresa ( as she was known by many) was born on November 2, 1921 in Bardstown to the late Martin Joseph (WW1 veteran) and Ullainee Rodman Carrico. Theresa lead a full an active life. She was a homemaker, member of St. Gregory the Great Church where she was the oldest member, a former PTA officer for St. Gregory School, Alter Society, Bereavement Committee, active with church picnics and dinners. Theresa was the oldest member of St. Gregory Church and was a KY Colonel.
She married Polin Evans in 1938, they raised 8 children during their 66 years of marriage. Their decendents number 77. She was the oldest of 6 children and all her siblings preceded her in death, 4 brothers, Joe, Dan, Roddy and Jimmy Carrico and a sister, Lucy Vaughn. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Polin Evans, son, Joe Evans, a daughter, Joy Evans, grandson, Pat Adams and granddaughter, Heather Iliff.
She is survived by 3 daughters, Peggy Evans, Crystal River, FL., Sandy (Denny) Adams of Rooster Run, Terri (Bill) Osbourne of Bardstown, 3 sons, Martin Evans of Bardstown, Craig (Vicki) Evans of Rooster Run and Michael (Kim) Evans of Cox’s Creek. She is also survived by 27 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 24 great-great grandchildren and 6 great-great-great grandchildren. Theresa is also survived by her friend and loving caregiver, Margaret Greenwell as well as many others who loved her so much.
A mass of Christian burial will be Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00am at St. Gregory the Great Church with Reverend Peter Do celebrant. Interment will be in St. Gregory Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3:00-8:00pm with 7:00pm evening prayers and Wednesday visitation from 8:30am-10:30am at the Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home, 1475 New Shepherdsville Road, who is in charge of arrangements. The family request that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Nelson County Association for Handicap or St. Gregory Church Building Fund.

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3:00 AM 10/9/2018 3:00:00 AM - 8:00 PM 10/9/2018 8:00:00 PM
Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1475 New Shepherdsville Rd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Prayers at 7:00PM

Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services
1475 New Shepherdsville Rd. Bardstown 40004 KY
United States





11:00 AM 10/10/2018 11:00:00 AM
St. Gregrory Catholic Church

Hwy 509 & S.R. 245
Cox's Creek, KY 40013

Prayers at 7:00PM

St. Gregrory Catholic Church
Hwy 509 & S.R. 245 Cox's Creek 40013 KY
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Gregory Cemetery Final Resting Place

Mobley Mill Road
Cox's Creek, KY 40013

Mobley Mill Road Cox's Creek 40013 KY
United States

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