Evelyn Cornwell 91, of Fayetteville, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Highland Nursing Home after a long illness. She was born on June 19, 1927 in Massachusetts. Evelyn is survived by her adoptive daughter, Joanna Cornwell of Massachusetts, nephew, Michael Eldridge of Massachusetts, cousins of varying locations, goddaughter, Judy Hodges and god granddaughter, CJ of Fayetteville. Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband Jimmy Cornwell. She had a big heart for family, friends and also her four legged friends. Due to her love of dogs, in lieu of flowers, please make donations to your local animal shelters. A Small service will be held at the Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM.