Emilee Evans, 67, of Greenfield, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Hancock Regional Hospital. She was born Aug. 2, 1946, in Letcher County, Ky., a daughter of Charlie and Edna (Niece) Collins.
Emilee loved being a house keeper, flower gardening, and going shopping. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by a son, Kenny Evans (Becky Stephens); daughters, Barbara (John) Gilbert, Rhonda (James) Kracht, Leslie (Ben) Stevens; grandchildren, Mara Griffith, Brian Evans, Kurtis Gilbert, Sara Evans, Shelby Ray, Madison Stevens and Olivia Stevens; great -grandchildren, Kiersten Griffith and Kailie Gilbert; siblings, Jean (Don) Brunty, Mildred (Ray) Fields, Stephen (Charlene) Collins, Ivadale (Roy) Fields, John L. (Phyllis) Collins, Henrietta (Bill) Evans, Bill (Bonnita) Collins, Ted (Dora) Collins; a special niece, friend and angel, Vicki Hall; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack H. Evans; sister, Lavonne Collins and a nephew, Tim Sexton.
The family would like to express special thanks to Dr. Ali and staff of the Indiana Cancer Center and Hancock Regional Hospice.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Pastor Roger Campbell, John and Ted Collins officiating. Burial will follow in Carthage Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 p.m. until time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hancock Regional Hospice, 801 N. State Street, Greenfield, IN 46140.
You may express a condolence or share a memory of Emilee at www.hinsey-brown.com.
All comments are moderated before posting.
View our commenting guidelines and FAQ's here.