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Eva Mae Turner Evans, 96, formerly of Olathe, Kansas passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, July 28, 2014 at Kansas Christian Home in Newton, Kansas. She will forever be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, sister and friend to everyone she knew. Eva was born on July 29, 1917 in Bucyrus, Kansas to James A. and Minnie B. (Markley) Turner. Together as a family they moved to Olathe Kansas in 1924 from Paola, Kansas. Eva attended and graduated with National Honors from Olathe High School. She married the love of her life Roy O. Evans Jr. in 1939. Eva was employed by Jetmore Togs Inc. she was a dedicated worker for 12 years as an embroidery designer. Eva was also a member of First Christian Church of Olathe, Kansas where she served as an Elder and choir member. She will be sadly missed. Eva is preceded in death by her parents James and Minnie Turner, husband of 56 years Roy O. Evans Jr, loving son Roy O. Evans III along with 3 sisters and 2 brothers. She is survived by her daughter Wanda S. Gavin of Wichita, Kansas. Left behind to cherish her memory are her three grandchildren: Suzanne Foulk, Stephanie Wilson, Christina Miller and four great grandchildren: Owen Wilson, Kieran Foulk, Luke Miller and Isabel Miller. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, August 1, 2014 at the McGilley & Frye Funeral Home 105 East Loula Street Olathe, Kansas. Interment in Johnson County Memorial Gardens 11200 Metcalf Ave. Overland Park, Kansas. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: First Christian Church 200 E. Loula Olathe, Kansas. Condolences may be offered at www.mcgilley-frye.com McGilley and Frye Funeral Home, 105 E Loula St, Olathe, KS 66061, 913-782-0582 www.mcgilleyfryefuneralhome.com
Published in Kansas City Star on July 30, 2014
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