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Evette Lavern (Snowden) Nelson

April 27, 1958 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 61)


Evette Lavern (Snowden) Nelson

Evette Lavern (Snowden) Nelson, age 61, of Hershey, and formerly of Atlantic City, NJ, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019.  Evette was born on Sunday, April 27, 1958 in Mount Holly, NJ to the late Albert Lee and Cathrine (Snowden) Lawson.  In addition to her parents, Evette is preceded in death by her grandson, LaQuan Snowden.

Evette’s survivors include her daughter, Ebony Kihnyada Snowden and her significant other, Jamaal Carter, of Hershey; her eight grandchildren: Michael, Elexusis, Anderson, Mahogny, Leronn, Saint, Sky, Jamaal; her two great-grandchildren: Michael, Jr., Anderson, Jr.; her two brothers: Richard Tyrone Snowden of New Jersey, Larry Darnell Snowden of Harrisburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Evette’s family will be remembering her life privately.  Cremation was private.

Evette’s family has entrusted her care to Buhrig Funeral Home and Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421.  Read Evette’s full obituary and sign her official guest book at

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