Mary Evans

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Mary Evans

November 08, 1923 - November 06, 2018

Mary Evans Mary Faith Wilson Evans, 94, of Griffin, formerly of Tifton, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at Eternal Hope Hospice in Griffin. A graveside funeral service will be held for Mrs. Evans at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Oak Ridge Cemetery, where she will be laid to rest. Dr. Wayne Roe will officiate.
Born November 8, 1923 in Ocilla, Mrs. Evans was the daughter of the late Jimmy Wilson and Maggie Lewis Wilson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, W. Cecil Evans, who she married in 1941; one daughter, Cecilia Ann Evans Waldrop; and two granddaughters. Before retiring, she worked with her husband at Evans Mens and Boys Shop in Tifton. She was a member of Tiftons First Baptist Church and a member of the Tifton Garden Club. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed entertaining family and friends.
Mrs. Evans is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Mary Lee and Jerry W. Walker of Griffin; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society. SE Region, 804 Cherry Street, Macon, GA 31201.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the online guest registry at Services for the Evans family are under the care and direction of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.
Published on November 8, 2018
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Saturday November 10, 2018

12:00 PM

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Magnolia Drive, Tifton, GA, USA


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