Evelyn Lee Day Dermon, 93, of Ghent, Carroll County, KY, died on Saturday, November 5, 2022, at her residence in Ghent, KY.
She was born on October 6, 1929, in Worthville, Carroll County, KY the daughter of the late Emmett and Mamie Skirvin Day. Evelyn was a homemaker and had worked at the former Carrollton Redryer Factory, she had worked as a salesclerk at Lerman Brothers Store in Carrollton and had worked for Floyd’s Jewelry Store in Carrollton for several years as a salesclerk.
Evelyn was a member of the Whites Run Baptist Church and had served on the W.M.U. at the church. She had been a clogger with the Butler Cloggers and square danced with the Butler Generals Square Dance Club for several years. In her spare time, she enjoyed music, dancing, cooking, gardening, and farming.
She is survived by her son, Clayton (Rachel) Dermon of Ghent, KY, a brother, Emmett Russell Day of Vevay, IN, and a sister, Mary C. Baker of Ghent, KY, four grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Richard E. “Jaybird” Dermon, her son, Gary Dermon, and a brother, John Day.
Funeral Services were conducted on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, at the Whites Run Baptist Church with the Rev. Eric Newcomer officiating the service. Burial was held at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton, KY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given to the American Diabetes Association in care of the funeral home.
The Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at: www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com