The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

February 15, 2013

Betty Ann (Brown) Evans

Published 2-15-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Betty Ann (Brown) Evans, 83, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, in Blackwell, Okla.

Her funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Strode Funeral Home Chapel, Stillwater, Okla., with Norman Richmond officiating.

Visitation will be held before the service from 9-10 a.m. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Strode Funeral Home, Stillwater, is in charge of arrangements.

Betty was born in Custer City, Okla., on April 4, 1929, to Wesley Parks and Emily Elva (Weiser) Brown.

She graduated from Custer City High School in the late 1940s.

On June 2, 1947, she married Homer Carl Evans in Seaside, Calif. They lovingly raised three daughters, and enjoyed over 60 years of marriage before Homer’s death in 2008.

Betty was a member of the Eastern Star, as well as First Methodist Church in Helena, Okla.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Homer; sister, Parksine Gibbs; and brother, Ed Brown.

She is survived by her daughter, Carla Wilsey and husband Doug; daughter, Diane Fenton and husband Eddy; daughter, Janet Langdon and husband Steve; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Joe Dent Brown; and sister, Mildred Driver.

Pallbearers include Evan Fenton, Rusty Fenton, Clay Wilsey, David Howey, Danny Langdon and Matt Hamilton. Robin Williams, Brian Blagg and Mark Miller will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.

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(Submitted by family)