Funeral services for Donna Mozelle Brooks Evans, 64, beloved mom, grandma, daughter, sister, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 16, 2013 at the First Assembly of God Church in Teague, Texas. Reverend Spain Trask and Reverend Andy Salagaj will officiate. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, in Teague. Visitation will be held Sunday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Bowers Funeral Home, in Teague. Donna passed away Thursday, September 12, 2013, following an illness. Donna was a resident at Larkspur Transitional Care in Lufkin, Texas. She had been a long term resident of Lufkin with the exception of the last few years prior in Teague. Donna was born April 20, 1949 in Jacksonville, Texas. She graduated from Lufkin High School and attended Stephen F. Austin State University. She married Malcolm Perry Evans on April 19, 1969, they were married 42 years. She owned 'Interiors by Donna' in Lufkin for many years. Donna was a talented seamstress and had an eye for detail. She and Perry loved to travel. Donna also loved the beach, and loved to read. Donna had a sweet, unassuming personality. You never heard many complaints from her and she always took her life in stride, always feeling blessed, whatever the circumstance. She is survived by her two sons, Mark Perry Evans and wife, Pamela, and Malcolm Lee Evans and wife, Misty; three grandsons, Hunter Evans, Tyler Evans and Merrick Evans; sister, Linda Latimer and husband, Frank of Lufkin; and mother and father, Joy and Arthur Brooks of Lufkin. Donna is also survived by brother and sister-in-laws, Rob and Barbara Evans of Teague, and Grayson and Pat Evans of Georgia; and her dearest Uncle, Joe Felder of Waller, Texas, and her five cats, Keke, Bucky, Smoky, B.W. and Scooter. Mrs. Evans was preceded in death by her husband, Perry in 2011, her in-laws, June and Lamar Evans and grandparents, Harmon and Gertrude Felder, and Arthur, Sr., and Gladys Brooks. Revelations 21:4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain; for the former things are passed away. Please visit our website at www.bowersfuneralhome.net to sign the memorial guestbook or to leave a message for the family.
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Published in The Lufkin Daily News on Sept. 15, 2013