NELSONVILLE — Evelyn M. Lax, 93, of Nelsonville, passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Doctors Hospital in Nelsonville.
She was born March 15, 1917 in Hocking County, daughter of the late Claude and Forrest Edgel Green.
Evelyn was the widow of the late Howard Lax.
She retired from Goodyear in Logan.
Evelyn is survived by sons, Bill (Betsy) Lax of Jensen Beach, Florida, Don (Karen) Lax of Athens and Mike (Ruth) Lax of Nelsonville; a daughter, Ruby Groce of Nelsonville; twenty-two grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; numerous great great grandchildren; a brother, Jack (Frances) Green of Ramseur, North Carolina; a sister, Patty Green of Florida and a son-in-law, Garry Fetherolf.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jackie Fetherolf and son-in-law, Jerry Gross.
Graveside services will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, August 21, 2010 in Carbon Hill Cemetery, Carbon Hill, with Rev. David Cogar officiating. No calling hours will be observed. Arrangements are by Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, 46 Fayette St., Nelsonville.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Oak Grove Wesleyan Church in care of Donna Breeze, 2465 Perry Ridge Rd., Nelsonville, Ohio 45764 or to the charity of your choice.
Please sign her online guestbook at www.cardaras.com .