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Evans, Savannah M.

Visitation:
Date: Friday, August 7, 2009
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel

Service:
Date: Saturday, August 8, 2009
Time: 11:00a.m.

Service Location:
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel

Interment:
Peaceful Ridge Cemetery


Memorials/Donations
National Kidney Foundation, 1423 Hanley Industrial Court, St Louis, MO 63144

Obituary
Ms. Savannah M. Evans of Champaign, Illinois, (formerly of DeSoto) passed away on July 31, 2009 at the age of 70 years, 4 months and 8 days. She was born March 4, 1939 in DeSoto. She was the daughter of the late Richard and Elese (Kelly) Evans.

Ms. Evans was a nurse's aid at Cedar Grove in Hillsboro. She enjoyed puzzle books, playing bingo, cards and she liked country music. She was also a member of the A.M.E. Methodist Church.

Ms. Evans was the dear mother of Leslie Evans, St. Louis,MO., Lorna Evans, St. Louis, MO and Laura (Jeffery) Parks, Urbana, Illinois; dear grandmother of seven grandchildren and great grandmother of four great grandchildren; dear sister of Charles (Lorna) Evans of the Phillipine Islands, Odessa (Obadiah) Henderson of DeSoto, MO,and Lyla Hinkle of St. Louis, MO; and a dear sister-in-law to Bertha Logan, DeSoto and Marshall Stewart of DeSoto. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Bryant "Peanut" Evans; four brothers: Glendell Logan, Paul Evans, John Kelly and Albert Kelly; and four sisters: Gertrude Kelly, Ethel Stewart, Georgia "Lee" Flemmings and Rosa Lee Kelly.

Funeral services will be officiated by Bishop Ron Luellen. Arrangements are under the direction of Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto.

    

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