EVANSVILLE — Marjorie (Foley) Evans, 94, passed away on Monday, Sept. 7, 2009 at her home in Evansville.
She was born Aug. 28, 1915 in Casey, Illinois to William and Harriet (Claybaugh)
She attended the OldNorthMethodistChurch in Evansville and she was a former member and very active at the former
St. Mark’s UnitedMethodistChurch in Princeton. She worked at DeJongs in Evansville for several years. She was a member of the Golden Fleece
Chapter Order of Eastern Star where she was the Worthy Matron and held several
state offices. She was a former member of the White Shrine.
Marjorie is survived by her three sisters, Estella
Herman of Houston, Texas, Joyce Speedy and Juanita Utley both of Evansville; grandson, Leigh Allen (Patty) Evans of Greenwood; two great
grandchildren, Kailey and Bailey Evans;
daughter-in-law, Sharon Hurst of Newburgh; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her
parents; husband, Loren Leigh Evans in 1970; son, George Evans in 1981; four
brothers, Lewis, James, Ross and Kenneth Foley; sister, Mary O’Leary; half
brother, Floyd Foley; and half sister, Marie Davis.
Funeral services will be at Friday Sept. 11, 2009 at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with
the Rev. Mike Monahan, the Rev. Tim O’Leary and the Rev. Don Utley officiating.
Burial will be in MapleHillCemetery in Princeton.
Visitation will be from on Thursday at the funeral home.