Mrs. Eula Ross Gaddy Bivens, age 85 passed away Saturday April 27, 2013 in the Union Park Assisted Living in Monroe, NC.
She was born November 14, 1927 in Union County, the daughter of the late Mr. Sam Gaddy and the late Mrs. Eula Ross Gaddy. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband: Charles Carlyle Gaddy, Sr. Mrs. Bivens was a retired schoolteacher having taught for 40 years in the Union and Anson County Schools.
Mrs. Bivens is survived by two grandchildren: Brandy Caudle and husband Terry of Wingate, NC, Jeremy Bivens and wife Carrie of Monroe, NC; three great grandchildren: Brianna and Taylor Caudle, Addison Bivens.
A service to celebrate her life will be 10:00 AM Wednesday May 1, 2013 in the McEwen Colonial Chapel, conducted by Dr. Derrill Smith with burial to follow in the Wingate City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Wingate Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 339, Wingate, NC 28174, or to Wingate University, Sam and Carolyn Gaddy Scholarship Fund, Campus Box 3071, Wingate, NC 28174
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcewenmonroechapel.com
McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service of Monroe is serving the family of Mrs Bivens.