Evelyn Reddick

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Evelyn Grace Reddick, 90, of Sacramento, Calif., died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, in Sacramento.

She was born Aug. 29, 1919, in Festus, Mo., daughter to William Bertram and Mary Evans Gamel. Evelyn was married to Dr. Harvey Reddick. He preceded her in death.

Evelyn attended Festus High School and graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau. She taught mathematics at high schools in Missouri, Illinois and Michigan before moving to Sacramento in 1954.

Survivors include a son, Dr. Robert Reddick of San Pedro, Calif.; a daughter, Dr. Mary Reddick of Sacramento; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth McClary of Jackson; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Gamel Cemetery in Festus.

Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home of Jackson is in charge of arrangements.