Evelyn Lucile Pinkerton

April 16, 1947 - November 30, 2020

Evelyn Lucille Pinkerton, age 73, of West Union, Ohio, died Monday, November 30, 2020 at Adams County Regional Medical Center in Seaman.   Evelyn was born April 16, 1947 in Highland County.  She is preceded by parents, Woodrow Wilson and Helen Marie (Clark) Lightner; husband, John Pinkerton, Sr.; one sister, Cathy Pitzer, six brothers-in-law: Jeff Lytle, Faye Adams, Charles Oscar Carey, Anthony “Tony” Brown, Bob Burke and Donnie Pinkerton; one sister-in-law, Louise Pinkerton and one nephew, James Tyler Faulkner.

She is survived by three step-children: Kevin (Jenna) Pinkerton of New Vienna, John Pinkerton, Jr. of New Vienna and Kim Pinkerton of New Vienna; one brother, Cecil Lightner (Marsha) of Hillsboro; five sisters: Donna Adams of Leesburg, Dell Carey of Seaman, Wanda Lytle of Hillsboro, Debbie (Jerry) Richmond of Hillsboro and Darlene “DeeDee” Lightner-Brown of Hillsboro; six brothers-in-law and six sisters-in-law: Joe Pinkerton of Seaman, Roger and Carolynn Pinkerton of New Vienna, Betty Burke of New Vienna, Rex and Joan Humphrey of Hillsboro, Merle and Mary Poloch of Eugene, Oregon, Randy and Mindy Pinkerton of Wilmington and Ronnie and Melissa Pinkerton of Clarksville; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great-great nieces, great-great nephews and several church brothers, sisters and friends.

She was a very loving sister and aunt.  She loved and spoiled all of her family members.  She dedicated her life to God and loved reading and studying her bible.  She will be deeply missed by all that knew her

In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to:                                                                   Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated, P.O. Box 5, West Union, Ohio 45693.

There will be no services at this time.

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated of West Union is serving the family.


Terry Pitzer - Dec 3, 2020
So sorry to hear of Evelyn's passing. It's been many year since I've seen her but still have found memories of how nice she was to me when we were younger. Prayers for the family