BRUCE – Bessie Mae Evans, 81, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services. She was a member of Lord Is There Holiness Church and she worked at Spratlin Building Supply for several years.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lighthouse Apostolic Church in Bruce, with Bishop Winfer Turner officiating. Burial will be in Midway Cemetery in Vardaman. Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Bruce is in charge.
She is survived by her son, Walter Evans of Pittsboro; two daughters, Rosie Evans of Milwaukee, Wis., and Elaine Farrar of Hagerstown, Md.; one sister, Rosie Bailey of St. Louis, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.