Statesboro – Evelyn Bazemore Dragon, age 88, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility in Statesboro. She was born in Screven County, GA to the late Thomas D. & Bessie Williams Bragg. She as a homemaker and was of Protestant faith. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who loved spending time with her family & friends and whose faith never wavered. She was preceded in death by her Parents; Husbands: Paul Owens, Brantley “Scooter” Bazemore and Joseph Dragon; Son: Larry Raiford “Bubba” Bazemore; Granddaughter: Cynthia “Bit” Bragg; 3 Sisters and 3 Brothers.
Survivors: Daughters and Sons-In-Law: Julier & Mitchel Bragg of Sardis, GA, Diann Holm of Statesboro, GA and Melissa & Jeff Miller of Crawfordville, FL; 5 Grandchildren; 10 Great-Grandchildren; 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren; Several Nieces and Nephews.
Visitation: Friday, March 13, 2020 at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home.
Funeral Services: Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jeff Butler officiating. Burial following at Screven County Memorial Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Dylan Marlowe, Hunter Marlowe, Colby Marlowe, Trace Bailey, Stone Bailey, Dusty Belk and David Belk. Honorary Pallbearers: Charlie Holm, Mitchel Bragg, Glenn Bailey, James Marlowe, Otis Williams, Jeff Miller and Ron McKettrick.
The family would like to thank Leila Lambert for her dedicated love and care of Mrs. Dragon.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P O Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30453.
Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.thompsonstricklandwaters.com
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