was born December 17, 1917 to the parents of Leslie Morgan and
Perdelington Jackson Morgan Woods in Chariton County, MO. Both parents
preceded her in death. Her sisters Verlea Morgan and Zenobia Hearld also
preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to Walter Steve Evans
on December 2, 1961. The marriage was later dissolved.
Truedella moved from
Salisbury, Missouri at a young age. She lived in Kansas City, MO, Los
Angeles, CA, and Chicago, IL. She lived in Chicago for over 20 years
where she was employed as a Nanny. She later returned to Kansas City, MO
and worked at the University of Kansas Medical Center, retiring
September 1, 1986.
She was a member of Bethel
Lutheran Church in Chicago, Illinois. Truedella was not currently
attending a church due to her failing health over the last six years.
She liked gospel music and enjoyed the weekly praise and devotional
services that were held at Plaza Manor Nursing Home where she resided.
Her hobbies were fishing, embroidering, and quilts, gardening and
cooking. She loved her family and was always cooking and entertaining.
She will be missed by all of her family and friends.
She leaves to mourn, nieces,
Mrs. Zola Jackson, Chicago, IL, Mrs. Delores (Loisy) Briggs, Sacramento,
CA, and Mrs. Vonceil Robinson of Moberly, MO, cousins Cleo (Jessie)
Smith of Slater, MO, Hattie Mae Lindsey of Slater, MO, Fleeta Ruth
Gross of Moberly, MO, Anna Ruth Banks Anderson of Brunswick, MO and a host of great nieces and nephews, and
Visitation is 10-11:00 a.m.,
Saturday, January 26, with services following at 11:00 a.m. at the
Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury. Burial in Salisbury City
Rick & Kalene Summerville, Owners
Summerville Funeral Home
601 E. 24 Hwy
Salisbury, MO 65281
121 N Main
Huntsville, MO 65259