Evelyn 'Christine' Dodgen

Dec. 04, 2012 @ 04:19 PM

Evelyn “Christine” Dodgen, age 75 of Sevierville, passed away Monday, December 3, 2012.

Christine loved to garden and spend time with her family. Her grandkids and great-grandson were the love of her life. She enjoyed them so much! She was of the Baptist faith and was retired from Electro-Voice.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Trula and Sam Sims; husband, Jim Dodgen; sister, Geraldine Lawson; brothers-in-law, Jesse Bales and Bob Seagle; niece, Marilyn Seagle.

She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Tammy Dodgen, Jeffrey and Leigh Anne Dodgen; grandchildren, Jeffrey Sutton and wife Tarah, Dusty Dodgen, Morgan Dodgen, Jordyn Dodgen, Jeremy Dodgen, Kaleigh Dodgen; great-grandson, Jett Sutton; brothers and sisters-in-law, James “Larry” Sims and wife Sue, Donald “Donnie” K. Sims; sisters and brother-in-law, Carolyn Bales, Betty Seagle, Debbie and Eddie Catlett; many nieces and nephews; special friend, Judy Huskey.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. David Ayers, Rev. Ed Parton and Rev. Sammy Justus officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Saturday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.