Eva Mae Waldrop PDF Print E-mail

Eva Mae Traylor Waldrop, 94, of Newberry, widow of Jefferson Carroll Waldrop, died Thursday, September 21, 2017, at the Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on March 24, 1923, in Monticello, she was a daughter of the late Meadow and Maree Traylor. She was a graduate of Monticello High School and a member of Trinity United Methodist Church where she was involved with the Women's Circle and the Silver and Gold Group. Mrs. Waldrop was a member of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by sons, Jefferson C. “Butch” Waldrop, Jr. and James Marion “Buddy” Waldrop both of Newberry; a daughter, Carol Ann (Cecil) McCracken of Newberry; grandchildren, Wanda Werts Wiggins, Jefferson Clyde Werts, Anne Marie Werts Cooper, Maureen Waldrop Elam, Jefferson Carroll Waldrop III, Justin David Waldrop, Faith Daniel Waldrop Murphy, Jaime Waldrop Van Zadelhoff, Whitney Waldrop Cromer and Darleen McRacken and eighteen great-grandchildren. Mrs. Waldrop was predeceased by siblings, Alberta DeHart and Meadow Traylor, Jr., Henry Traylor, Jimmy Traylor and David Traylor.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, September 24, 2017, at Trinity United Methodist Church by the Rev. Ken Carter. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 1167 Trinity Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Tim Traylor, Chris Traylor, Barry Traylor, Ricky Traylor, Wayne Traylor and Eddie Traylor.

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#13 Jean Counts 2017-09-28 08:51
Carol Ann and family -- Sending my love and prayers to all. Just know the wonderful memories of your mom will help during this difficult time.
#12 Dr. George L. Jones 2017-09-26 17:52
Carol Ann and all of the Waldrop family, How saddened I was to learn of your Mother's death. You do not bear your burden alone as you walk through the valley. Others care. May God sustain your faith during these difficult days. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
#11 Judy Shealy 2017-09-24 19:44
Carol Ann &Family. So sorry to hear about your mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Judy Shealy
#10 Linda Counts 2017-09-24 14:30
I am sorry for your loss. I know it's difficult to lose the family matriarch to dementia or death. Nothing can diminish or taken away from the live or memories. Will remember you all in my prayers. Linda
#9 Gladys Watts 2017-09-24 08:09
Carol Ann and family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I can honestly say I now how you feel and what you are going through. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. Love to you and your children.
#8 Harriett Rucker 2017-09-22 19:28
You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God grant you His love and peace during this sad time. Harriett and John Rucker
#7 Craig &Frieda Kesler 2017-09-22 13:07
Aunt Eva always had a sweet smile on her face and hugs for everyone. We will all miss such a sweet lady. Heaven gained a special angel. We send our thoughts & prayers to her family.
#6 Sammie C Graham 2017-09-22 12:03
Our deepest sympathy to your family in this sad time, may it bring you some comfort. Prayers of peace be with you as you remember her.
#5 Gordon Johnson 2017-09-22 11:20
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you
#4 Janice Skalicky 2017-09-21 23:49
Carol Ann and Family,
We are So Sorry to hear about Ms. Eva Mae. She sure was a Sweet Lady and I admired her Pride. I know she will be greatly missed.
Always Remember those Precious Memories, because wrapped in each Memory is the Love that ya'll shared and LOVE LIVES FOREVER. .
GOD Bless you all.
Janice & Mark Skalicky & Family
Helen Rister
#3 Rebecca Poag 2017-09-21 20:16
Really going to miss her loving hugs and warm smiles. You all are in the Poag Family's thoughts!
#2 Harriet B. Stevenson 2017-09-21 19:39
I was so saddened to hear about Mrs. Eva's passing. She was a dear friend of my mom and the Burgess family. She will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May God give you strength and comfort.
#1 Clarissa Hendrix 2017-09-21 19:03
Our love and prayers to all Mrs. Eva's family! She was a very strong, special lady full of kindness and love.