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Evelyn Theresa Brauer Schultz (06-01-2017)
Photo of Evelyn Theresa Brauer SchultzEvelyn Theresa Brauer
Schultz, 64, a veteran of
the U.S. Navy, a member
of Antioch Baptist Church
and a member of Ikebana
International (Friendship
through Flowers) passed on
to be with our faithful Lord
and Savior on Sunday, May
21, 2017 at the age of 64.
Evelyn was the beloved,
best friend and loving wife
of Johnny Lawrence Schultz
whom she had shared
her life with for 33 years.
Evelyn and Johnny resided
in Farmerville since 2013.
However, they formerly
shared their lives together
on active duty in the United
States Navy at various duty stations around the world. Evelyn
retired from the Navy after 22 years as a senior chief
data Processor in 1992. Evelyn was active in her church,
cherished the company of her many friends and relatives
and was an avid turtle collector. She also enjoyed bowling
and was especially fond of the loving time she spent with
her husband, children and grandchildren.
Evelyn was born October 18, 1952 in Abington, Penn.
but spent most of her childhood life in Jamison, Penn.
She was preceded in death by: Her father, George W.
Brauer Jr.; and two brothers – James E. Brauer and baby
John Brauer.
Evelyn leaves behind, for a time: Her loving mother,
Geraldine M. Brauer of Pennsylvania; her beloved
husband, Johnny L. Schultz (CAPT USN Ret) of Farmerville;
two sons – Johnny L. Schultz Jr. and wife Wenona
of Woodbridge, Va. and Matthew J. Schultz of Bartlett,
Tenn.; two daughters – Cassie L. Anthony and husband
Justin of Omaha, Neb. and Jennifer T. Blair and husband
Ross of Bartlett, Tenn; six brothers – George W. Brauer
III, Harry S. Brauer and wife Georgia, Charles M. Brauer
and wife June, William R. Brauer, David A. Brauer and
wife Beth and Robert S. Brauer and wife Stefanie, all of
Pennsylvania; two sisters – Florence M. Grasley and husband
Sheldon and Jean L. Herstine , all of Pennsylvania;
Evelyn was “Mamaw” to 13 grandchildren – Gordon,
Diallo, Soleil, Caroline, Sebastien, Blake, Jesse, Colin,
Ariel, Alana, Hazel, Lucas and Rubin.
Visitation was held Saturday, May 27, 2017, prior to
the service at Antioch Baptist Church in Farmerville. A
celebration of life service was held at 2 p.m., with Brother
Ruben Weaver officiating. Interment was at Antioch
Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home
in Farmerville.
Pallbearers were Evelyn’s brothers – George W. Brauer
III, Harry S. Brauer, Sheldon W. Grasley, Charles M.
Brauer, William R. Brauer, David A. Brauer and Robert
S. Brauer.
Online messages for the family may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.
com.