The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 21, 2013

Evelyn M. Balliett, 88, Muncy

The Daily Item

— MUNCY — Evelyn M. (Showers) Balliett, 88, of Balliett Road, passed away on Saturday, Oct.19, 2013, at her home.

She was born Nov. 20, 1924, in Watsontown, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Emily (Faux) Showers.

Evelyn was a 1942 graduate of Turbotville High School.

She had been employed at Philco/Ford, Watsontown, and retired in 1984 after 33 years of service from Sylvania in Montoursville. From 1959 to 1964, she owned her own beauty shop in her home in Lewis Township.

She attended First Lutheran Church, Watsontown, and was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, Turbotville.

Emily enjoyed collecting tea pots.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, James C. and Sandra Balliett, of Muncy.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Donald Showers, and one son and daughter-in-law, John and Joan Balliett.

Funeral services and burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville. Visit