She was a homemaker and was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Sumiton.
Funeral services will be Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Rev. Doug Tate will officiate. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Jasper. Visitation is today from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Ida Mae Stanford; brothers, James, Lewis and George Stanford; and her sisters, Irene Abercrombie, Annie Trimm, Minnie Lee Doss, Maggie Herron, Elizabeth Capps, Bessie Shirley and Evelyn Owens.
Survivors include her husband of 68 years, L.A. “Skeet” Evans; her son, Rickie Evans and wife Beverly; grandchildren, Mary Ann Thomas (Keith) and John Evans (Sherry); great-grandchildren, Cody Thomas (Ruth), Kyle Thomas and Hope, Charity, Faith and Lila Grace Evans; and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.newhorizonmemorial.com.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home,