Florence S. Evans

Apr 13, 2017

Loving Mother

WAYNESVILLE — Florence Modella Sutton Evans, 87, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Maggie Valley Nursing Home & Rehabilitation.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Joe and Nancy Messer Sutton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Evans, who died in 2004; three sisters and three brothers.

Florence was a member of Maggie Valley First Baptist Church. She enjoyed crafts, camping, church work, walking and sewing.

Florence is survived by two daughters, Mildred Rich, and her husband, Clyde, of Maggie Valley, and Norma Bryant, of Balsam; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

A private family service was held on Monday, March 27.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville was in charge of arrangements.