Mr. Robert Everson was born in December 11, 1936 in Madison, Alabama to the late John C. and Joseph Benford Everson. He was one of eleven children.
Robert was baptized into the Harvest Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1998 and served as a devoted deacon. He loved hunting and fishing. He worked for many years at G. W. Jones. He was also a devoted worker at Shelby Construction Company for over forty-five years.
He leaves to cherish his memory: his devoted wife of 40 years, Mary Everson; his daughters, Loretta Shoulders, Frances Everson, Milla (Elroy) Clark, Angla Cartwright, and Mekesha (Terrell) Price; son, Kerry (Kathy) Smith; two sisters, Fannie (Jesse) Fletcher and Doyle Everson; mother-in-law, Johnnie P. Wade; four sisters-in-law, Willie Wade, Linda (Joe) Eason, Lucille (Jerry) Hammonds, and Vickie (Anthony) McAdory; three brothers-in-law, Leon (Maggie) Wade, Danny Wade, and Anthony (Tracie) Wade, seventeen grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
Funeral service will be 12:00 Noon on Monday, June 4, 2012 at the New Life Seventh-day Adventist Church (4906 Blue Spring Road, Huntsville, AL 35810) with Pastor Prentiss Sorrells officiating. Interment will be in the Meadowlawn Garden of Peace. Mr. Everson will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time.
Public viewing will be from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2012; and from 8:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 4, 2012 at the Royal Funeral Home.