Evangeline N. Clewis

May 4, 1934 - June 29, 2022
Evangeline N. Clewis

Evangeline (Van) Clewis, 88, of Hampstead, NC passed on June 29, 2022. She was born on May 4, 1934 to Auty and Beulah Nobles.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William Clewis and sister Edith Ward.

Van loved all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She stayed in Hampstead with her son Tony and wife Darlene. The family would like to thank everyone that cared for their mom.

She is survived by her five children; Cindy Gause and husband Kent, Buddy Clewis and wife Jenda, Tony Clewis and wife Darlene, Teresa Jimenez and husband Jose, Lorraine Mendez-Ruiz and husband Carlos, four grandsons; Jason Clewis and wife Kim, Anthony Clewis Jr and wife Mary Kathryn, Crayton Butts III, Christopher Stallings, eight granddaughters; Tammy Weddington and husband Michael, Jennifer Benjamin and husband William, Holly Butler and fiancé Max Gamble, Jessica Willis, Lisa McCreless and husband Chris, Sabrina Fleming and Husband Mike, Marissa , Tangela Lunesford and husband JJ, and her sister Josephine Hinson.

Pallbearers will be Jason Clewis, Anthony Clewis Jr, Crayton Butts III, JJ Lunesford, Kent Gause, and Bryan Major.

A graveside service will be held 3pm on Tuesday July 5, 2022 at Oleander Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friend one hour prior at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St, Jude Children’s Hospital or Lower Cape Fear LifeCare.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family on the tribute wall.

Services are under the care of Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403.


Graveside Service

Tuesday, July 5, 2022
3:00 PM

Oleander Memorial Gardens - Directions
306 Bradley Dr
Wilmington, North Carolina 28409
(910) 799-1686

Visiting Hours

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation - Wilmington Chapel - Directions
1535 S. 41st Street
  • Tuesday, July 5, 2022
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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