Evelyn transitioned this life on Monday, September 6, 2021 at the age of 94. She was born August 5, 1927 in Chicago, IL to Jesse and Dollie Devers. She graduated from, Englewood High School. Evelyn met and married the love of her life William Haven Rorex, Sr. June 4, 1949. She was a dedicated and faithful member of Tarrytown Missionary Baptist Church. Evelyn was an avid bowler and received many trophies. Evelyn was a loving and devoted wife, phenomenal mother, dedicated grand and great grandmother and a compassionate giving friend. She leaves to cherish her loving daughters Deborah (James) Richardson and Deitra Rorex both of Gary, IN; 4 loving grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; sister Jessie Baker of Dallas, TX and a host of extraordinary family and friends. Visitation Friday, September 17, 2021 from 12 noon -8:00p.m. with family hours 6-8:00p.m. Homegoing celebration Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 11:00a.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Ridgelawn Cemetery.
Published by Post-Tribune from Sep. 15 to Sep. 16, 2021.