Tuesday, November 30

Evelyn Coverdale

Nov. 3, 1936 – Nov. 16, 2021

Evelyn Coverdale, 85, of Noblesville, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021 at Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin.

She was born on Nov. 3, 1936 to Marvin and Edna (Evans) Coverdale in Hamilton County, Ind.

Ms. Coverdale attended Noblesville Schools until she was 18. The classes of 1955, 1956 and 1957 all claimed her as their own. She worked for Janus Services, but found her calling as one of the original employees of Originals by Debs where she sanded spoons before retiring. She was featured in the book “Spoon Lady” by Deb Wofford. Ms. Coverdale was a member of Hamilton County 4-H and won a blue ribbon for her canned peaches. She was a member of the First Friends Church of Noblesville and Sunshine Friends at Noblesville First UMC. She was honored by Evan Bayh at the Capitol as a member of “Debbie’s Kids”. She loved Disney, beaches, fishing, Miller basketball, making cookies, doing puzzles and holding babies. She was a treasure to her family and all who knew her. She spread joy and lived her life well.

The family would like to thank the Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin for the 12 years of excellent care they gave Ms. Coverdale.

She is survived by her brothers, Robert E. (Ruth) Coverdale, Richard Coverdale and Edgar (Jessie) Coverdale; nieces, Rebecca (Brian) Harger and Elizabeth (Jim) Wilson; nephews, Ronald (Dawn) Coverdale, Kipp Coverdale, Danny (Lynne) Coverdale, Andrew (Milli) Coverdale and Brad (Melissa) Coverdale; six great-nephews; five great-nieces; and two great-greats.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and sister-in-law, Sally Hale Coverdale.

Services are planned to be held at 11 a.m., with visitation from 10 a.m., on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at Randall & Roberts Fishers Mortuary, 12010 Allisonville Road in Fishers, with Pastor Katherine Murray officiating. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Indianapolis.

Memorial donations may be made to Noblesville Friends Church, 1055 East Division Street, PO Box 375, Noblesville, IN 46060; or Special Olympics for Hamilton County, PO Box 730, Noblesville, IN 46061; or Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, 525 N. Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204.

Condolences online at www.randallroberts.com.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *