Obituaries: Terrie Evans

HEDRICK-Terrie Lynn Evans, 58, of 107 W. 3rd St., died at 3:58 p.m. July 12, 2017 at home.

She was born December 28, 1958 in Ottumwa to David Lee and Joanna Ruth Shewry Dimmitt.  Terrie married Geoff Charles Evans on October 1, 2006.

Growing up in California, Terrie moved back to Ottumwa in 1991.  She had worked at Excel, Cargill Meat Solutions and JBS for a total of 15 years.  She had a great voice and laugh.  Terrie loved gardening, cooking, decorating and especially her grandkids.

Surviving is her husband, Geoff;  her children, Robert (Robin) Keith of Hedrick, Amanda (Jason) Taylor of Foristell, MO, Jessica (Kurt) Breon of Hedrick, Trinity Higgins of Hedrick and Ashley (Michael) Smith of Creswell, OR; step-son, Dakota Lee Evans; 10 grandchildren, Jacob, Joshua, Johnny, Raelynn, Ethan, Skylynn, Jonah, Asher, Hayden and Alyssa; four sisters, Sally Dimmitt of Clarinda,  Judy Dimmitt and Millie (Barry) Beggs both of Ottumwa, Eden (Mike) Stotts of Nine Mile Falls, WA; a brother, David (Liz) Dimmitt Jr. of Ottumwa.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Her body has been cremated.

Graveside services and inurnment will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Round Point Cemetery. A time to continue to celebrate her life will follow at her home.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.