Evelyn Washington, 87, of Marshall, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2009, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.htmayfuneralhome.com.
She was born April 15, 1922, in Miami, the daughter of Jerry Allen and Virgie Jacques. She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Senior Choir, the Mother Board and the WMU. She was also a part of the Foster Grandparents program.
Survivors include one daughter, Ruby Hayes; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one sister, Angie Washington.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.