Evelyn Edlin McCain obit

Evelyn Edlin McCain, age 91, of Franklin, Tennessee passed away on June 11, 2021. Preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Bill McCain; parents, Floyd and Daphne Jones Edlin; sisters, Pat Spain and Barbara Winecoff; brothers, Jerry Edlin and Charles Edlin. Survived by son, David McCain; daughter, Jenny (Jim) Cross; grandchildren, Madeline (Gardner) Heaner and Will (Mary Michael) Cross. Evelyn was born in McKenzie, Tennessee. She graduated from McKenzie High School and Draughan’s Business College in Nashville. She was a realtor in Augusta, Georgia in the 1970’s and received many accolades during her real estate career. She retired from real estate when she moved to Franklin in 1979. She was a member of the Methodist church and the Harpeth Valley Garden Club. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. Evelyn was an excellent cook and loved to entertain friends and family.  

A private celebration of Evelyn’s life with her children and grandchildren will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to Graceworks Ministries at 104 Southeast Parkway, Suite 100, Franklin, TN 37064 or online at www.graceworksministries.net 

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