Helen Cox Evans, 88, a resident of Grayson Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Independence, Va., passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at the center.
She was born Jan. 24, 1925, at Independence to the late Piper Cox and Martha Ann Hairston Cox.
She was the widow of Albert Evans.
Survivors include special nephew, Conley Kyle of Galax; one sister, Rose Maxwell of Galax; special heartfelt sister, Lucy Franklin of Fanwood, N.J.; sister-in-law, Andrene Cox of Martinsville; God-son, Anthony Franklin of Fanwood, N.J.; and several other nephews, nieces and cousins
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at the Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, Independence, Va. Interment was in Oak Grove Cemetery. The family received friends from 10:30 a.m. prior to the service.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, Independence, was in charge of arrangements.