Catherine Evans, 81, of Manila, the widow of Keith Evans, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2002, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Anderson and Haley Chapen Williams, and had been a lifelong Manila resident. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Manila.
She is survived by two sons, Edward Evans and Edwin Evans, both of Manila; a daughter, Lois Evans of Manila; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila with Rev. Graig Stull officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery.