Linda Faye Roberts Evans
Services for Mrs. Linda Faye Roberts Evans of Brookhaven will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Union Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Linda Faye Roberts Evans, 73, passed away on January 1, 2017, at Jeff Davis Hospital in Prentiss.
She was born on February 28, 1943. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church, where she loved worshipping her Jesus.
She was a retired Accountant with Georgia Pacific and was a charter member of the Wacky Widow Women Club.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Willie Hewitt “WH” Roberts and Lola White Roberts; her husband, Jimmy Dale Evans; a son, Brian Dahl; a granddaughter, Karlianna Brumfield and her brother, Frank Roberts.
Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Kenneth Evans and wife, Carol; her daughters, Brenda Evans Smith and husband, Tim, Belinda Evans Jones-Speed and Kristina Evans Brumfield and husband, Steven; her brother-in-law, Billy Evans and wife, Mary Alice; her sisters-in-law, Loretta Roberts, Janice Evans Gatewood and husband, James, and Rita Evans Cliburn and husband, Mancel. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Reggie and Todd Jones, Nicole Prather, Adam and Evan Brumfield, Scott, Trent and Celeste Evans, Kristen Bishop and Samantha Wroten; 6 great-grandchildren and her mother in law, Mavis Evans. She leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews and friends that she loved dearly. The legacy of Linda’s kind spirit and love will live on through them.
Memorials may be made to the Fair River Baptist Church Awana and Youth programs. She loved to see children, especially her grandchildren, grow in their faith.
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