Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Foleys in:
 • Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
 • Nashville
 • Davidson County
 • Tennessee
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Eva Alaine Overstake Foley
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 23, 1917
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1951
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Singer; born to Salvation Army workers from Decatur, IL, along with her sisters Evelyn and Lucille,as the Overstake Sisters they began their career on WJBL radio in Decatur, IL and other central Illinois radio stations. In 1931, the Overstakes went to WLS in Chicago and were renamed "The Three Little Maids" and became regulars on the National Barn Dance, being featured on the local broadcasts, as well as the NBC feeds. They recorded for the American Record Corporation and Bluebird Records. In 1933, Eva married her fellow Barn Dance star, Clyde Julian "Red" Foley. Together, they had three daughters. Their daughter Shirley married singer Pat Boone in 1953. 
Family links: 
  Hershel Jewel Overstake (1894 - 1936)
  Helen E Nelefski Overstake (1897 - 1988)
  Clyde Foley (1910 - 1968)
  Virginia Lucille Overstake (1915 - 1978)*
  Eva Alaine Overstake Foley (1917 - 1951)
  Herschel Overstake (1923 - 1925)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: RozaSharn
Record added: Nov 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101041901
Eva Alaine <i>Overstake</i> Foley
Added by: RozaSharn
Eva Alaine <i>Overstake</i> Foley
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Graveaddiction
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in peace, dear Eva.
- Rita Carver
 Added: May. 1, 2016

- Michael Cummins
 Added: Sep. 10, 2015

- Sherry
 Added: Jun. 17, 2015
There are 9 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED