Willie Mae <I>Luker</I> Evans

Willie Mae Luker Evans

Death 18 Dec 2004 (aged 98)
Burial Farmington, San Juan County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 10157576 · View Source
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Willie Mae Evans, 98, went home to see her savior and her husband and boys on Dec. 18, 2004. She was in care of the Good Samaritan Village in Aztec.
She was born on Feb. 1, 1906, to B.F. and Louetta Luker in Gustine, Texas. Willie Mae married Robert (Bob) H. Evans in 1924 and they had six sons.
Mrs. Evans was preceded in death by her husband and three sons, Cecil R. Evans, Joseph M. Evans and Thomas H. Evans.
She is survived by three sons, Bill Evans and wife Lou of Proctor, Texas, Frank Evans of Tacoma, Wash., and Leo Evans of the family home; and daughters-in-law Bobbi Evans-Newby, Wanda Evans and Darlene Evans.
Willie Mae was “Grandma” to 13 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren. Her grandchildren will always remember her peanut brittle and popcorn balls. She enjoyed playing dominos, crocheted numerous afghans and loved music.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20, 2004, at Cope Memorial Chapel in Farmington.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, at First Baptist Church of Bloomfield with Dr. Joseph Bunce officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Luke Beaty, Dallas Belcher, Rocky Evans Sr., Rocky Evans Jr., Tyler Foutz and Billy Ray Evans.
Arrangements are entrusted to Cope Memorial Chapel, 404 W. Arrington, Farmington, NM 87401, 327-5142.

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  • Maintained by: Doris Pairish
  • Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 20 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10157576
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Willie Mae Luker Evans (1 Feb 1906–18 Dec 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10157576, citing Memory Gardens of Farmington, Farmington, San Juan County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Doris Pairish (contributor 46884633) .