Mrs. Alice Evelyn Shuford Rehrig, age 98
Of: Waverly, TN passed away Monday, October 17, 2022, at Humphreys County Nursing Home. She was born October 17, 1924, in Iredell County, NC.
Mrs. Rehrig was a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church in New Johnsonville, TN. During World War II, Evelyn worked on airplanes for Martin Marietta in Maryland earning the title of being a “Rosie the Riveter”. While working in Maryland, she met her husband, Richard. She was a former member of the Home Demonstration Club and use to be active in visiting the local nursing homes. Evelyn enjoyed arranging flowers for church and painting.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 – 4:00pm Saturday, October 22nd and from 12:00 noon until service time Sunday, October 23rd at Humphreys County Funeral Home.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Rehrig will be conducted at 1:00pm Sunday, October 23, 2022, in the Humphreys County Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dyllan Simmons officiating.
Interment will follow in Richlawn Cemetery.
David R. Rehrig (Barbara) of New Johnsonville, TN
Philip A. Rehrig (Beverly Yeoman) of Suffolk, VA
Stephen A. Rehrig (Jeanne Ann Cash) of Memphis, TN
Melissa A. Rehrig of Waverly, TN
Matthew P. Rehrig (Blair) of North Carolina
Alice M. Rehrig of Memphis, TN
Evelyn A. Rehrig of Memphis, TN
Numerous Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in death by:
Parents: Joseph Henry Shuford and Roberta “Bertie” Vickery Shuford
Husband: Richard Henry Rehrig
Brothers: Henry Shuford, Frank Shuford, Daniel Shuford, and Robert “Bob” Shuford
Sisters: Laura Shuford Carter, Louise Shuford Raymer, and Dorothy “Dot” Shuford Mitchell
Arrangements by Humphreys County Funeral Home