Evelyn J. (Biddle) Selvidge, 86, of Greenfield, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at her residence. She was born Oct. 28, 1928, in New Palestine, as the daughter of Eldo Biddle and Mildred L. (Blackford) Leary. Evelyn married James E. Selvidge on June 16, 1963, in New Castle.
She worked for Greenfield Central Schools for over 15 years and for Western Electric for 10 plus years.
Evelyn is survived by her children, Donna (Pat) Harrington of Greenfield, Darrell “D.B” (Sandy) Bowman of Charlottesville, Dennis (Ruby) Bowman of Greenfield, Bryan Selvidge of Brownsburg and Brent Selvidge of Indianapolis; nine grandchildren, Chris, Lisa, Robbie, Darren, Sara, Emily, Chelsea, Alicia, and Jordan; 11 great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Eldo Biddle and Mildred L. (Blackford) Leary; first husband, Marshall Bowman; second husband, James Selvidge and step-daughter, Pam Selvidge.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent directly to American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle St., Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60604 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.
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Arrangements are being handled by Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory in Greenfield.