Mrs. Evelene Mae Sisson

Mrs. Evelene Mae Sisson, 74, of Ellijay, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.

She was born April 14, 1943, in Gilmer County, the daughter of the late Elbert and Lillie Pritchett Johnson. She worked in the textile industry and was a member of the Flat Branch Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by husband, Calvin Sisson; and daughter, Angie McGee.

She is survived by brothers, E. J. Pritchett, Ruel Johnson, Earl Johnson, Ardell Johnson, Don Johnson and David Johnson, all of Ellijay; sisters, Betty Hamrick, and Brenda Studdard, both of Chatsworth, Charlene Buckner, of Ellijay; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Franklin Harper officiating.

Music was by Martha Harper.

Pallbearers were Joseph Johnson, Brandon Johnson, Colton Johnson, Scotty Teem, Jesse Johnson and Jerry Johnson.

Interment was in the Yukon Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006