|Birth: ||Jul. 6, 1923|
|Death: ||Jul. 1, 2011|
BUTLER ¡ª Gladys Irene Walsh Evans, 87, 624 Norris Road, Butler, passed away Friday July 1, 2011, in the Sycamore Shoals Hospital.
A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Rodney and Alice Green Walsh. She was a graduate of Watauga Academy, Butler, and in her earlier years she taught school.
Mrs Evans was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband J.D. Evans, January 10, 2007; a son Jerry Dale Evans, November 30, 2008; A brother, Earl Walsh; and a sister, Eula Mae Main.
Survivors include Three Sons & Daughters-in-Law: Ray & Gail Evans and Gary Mark and Layna Evans, all of Butler, and Kyle & Lisa Evans, Bristol; A daughter-in-law: Marty Davenport Evans, Butler; Her Grandchildren: Gary R. Evans, Kolby Evans, Kylee Evans, Josh Miller and Joe Miller; Two Great Grandchildren: Reagan Miller and Isaac Miller; Four Brothers & Three Sisters-In-Law: James & Jerri Walsh, Lenoir, NC, Bill & Doris Walsh and Larry Joe & Joyce Walsh, all of Butler, and Rodney Walsh Jr., Kingsport; One Sister & Brother-in-Law: Anna Ruth and Raymond Campbell, Butler; A Brother-In-Law: Parker Main Jr.; A Sister-In-Law: Margaret Walsh; Several Nieces & Nephews.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 3, 2011, in the Meadowview Baptist Church with the Rev. Richard Jones and Rev. Ray Green officiating.
Interment will follow in the Buntontown Cemetery. Music will be provided by the Church Choir. Active Pallbearers will be: Gary R. Evans, Kolby Evans, Josh Miller, Joe Miller, Steve Walsh, Michael Walsh, George Bunton and J.R. Bunton. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Meadowview Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of a son & daughter-in-law: Gary Mark & Layna Evans, 835 Buntontown Road, Butler.
To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Mrs. Evans to the Buntontown Cemetery Fund, ¨G Kyle Evans, 329 Mia Drive, Bristol, Tenn. 37620.
Condolences may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.
Roddie Van Buren Walsh (1902 - 1981)
Alice Christine Green Walsh (1903 - 1993)
J D Evans (1915 - 2007)
Jerry Dale Evans (1946 - 2008)*
Bunton Cemetery (Buntontown Road)
Maintained by: Aleta Stafford
Originally Created by: Bianca Stout
Record added: Jul 02, 2011
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