Shirley Marie Evans

Shirley Marie Evans

09/24/32 - 04/18/13

Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Marie Evans will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013 in Glenmora United Pentecostal Church with Reverends Dexter Goynes and J. B. Crowder officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Cemetery, Glenmora under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Glenmora.

Mrs. Evans, 80, of Glenmora entered eternal rest on Thursday, April 18, 2013 in Matthews Memorial Health Care Center, Alexandria.

Shirley was a longtime member of Glenmora United Pentecostal Church and was the church secretary for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Wendell Evans; her parents, William and Ruby Lazard; three brothers, Ronald Lazard, Percy Grey and John Grey and one sister, Genevieve Johnson Worshan.

Those left to mourn her loss and cherish her memory include three sons, Chester Evans and his wife, Lisa of Las Vegas, Nevada, Gerald Evans of Boyce and Bill Evans of Plano, Texas; one daughter, Dale Evans of Alexandria; one sister, Tommy Pospisil and her husband, Bill of Alexandria; eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

Friends may call at Glenmora United Pentecostal Church on Friday, April 19, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and on Saturday, April 20, 2013, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 2:00 p.m.

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Published in The Town Talk on Apr. 19, 2013